UEFA launches disciplinary probe against PSG striker Neymar


It is understood that UEFA are furious by Neymar's behaviour and have now announced that the 27-year-old is under investigation for his outburst.

The Brazil worldwide blasted the use of VAR to award Manchester United a late penalty in their 3-1 Champions League round-of-16 second-leg win at Parc des Princes last week that secured a 3-3 away goals success.

Marcus Rashford's strike sent PSG packed.

Concise News reports that the Brazilian, who missed both legs of the last-16 tie due to injury, posted an angry message on Instagram after United were awarded a penalty in the fourth minute of stoppage time when Diogo Dalot's shot struck Presnel Kimpembe on the arm.

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"A disciplinary investigation has been initiated.in connection with the comments made on social media by the Paris Saint-Germain player Neymar following the above-mentioned match", UEFA said in a statement.

"It's a disgrace", Neymar wrote on his social media account.

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Neymar was watching injured as United overturned a 2-0 first-leg deficit.