However merciless Thomas Tuchel may be in relation to the delays, he is nonetheless very generous in terms of rest periods. The German technician had indeed given his players rest days during the first part of the season, during which he even exempted his stars Neymar and Mbappé from being present for a Ligue 1 match. Heard the previous delays of certain players in Return of the winter break , as was the case for Edinson Cavanio last season, Thomas Tuchel decided to give his South American players a few extra days of vacation according to information from the Parisian.
PSG will be the last Liga 1 club to return to the training. The Paris group will meet at Camp des Loges on Friday 4 January to prepare for the 32nd Coupe de France against Pontivy (N3) which will take place on Sunday. And it will not be until the next day, Monday 7 January, that Neymar, Cavani, Thiago Silva, Marquinhos, Dani Alves and Angel Di Maria will return. The capital club receives Guingamp two days later in the quarterfinals of the League Cup.