– Neymar was staring at a possible Champions League ban for swapping shirts with Leipzig’s Halstenberg- The gesture was in complete breach of UEFA’s coronavirus protocols that marked the return of the competition after the pandemic’s hiatus- The fresh development means the PSG ace is free to face Bayern when the two sides lock horns in the Champions League finalPAY ATTENTION: Click “See First” under the “Following” tab to see Legit.ng News on your Facebook News Feed!Neymar has been handed a greenlight to feature for Paris Saint-Germain in their Champions League final against Bayern Munich.The Brazilian ace was staring at a possible ban from the competition after he breached UEFA coronavirus protocols during PSG’s semi-final clash against RB Leipzig. This was after Neymar was caught on camera swapping shirts with Leipzig’s Marcel Halstenberg in complete violation of UEFA’s guidelines.UEFA’s 31-page ‘return to play protocol’ states player’s are advised to avoid swapping shirts as it “may lead to disciplinary measures.”Coronavirus: Traders reveal hike in cost of food items as Easter beckonsHowever, then European football governing body has confirmed they will not probe the matter – meaning the star forward is clear to face Bayern on Sunday, August 23, in Lisbon.Neymar was staring at a possible Champions League ban for swapping shirts with Leipzig’s Halstenberg during their UCL semi. Photo: Getty Images.
Source: Getty ImagesThe development will come as a sigh of relief for PSG boss Thomas Tuchel as the former Barcelona superstar remains pivotal in the club’s European campaign.The French giants will be keen to win the continental title for the very first time in the club’s history.But they will be wary of Bayern who have previously been tipped as clear favourites to emerge triumphant.The Bavarians have been brilliant in the campaign, dumping out Chelsea in the round of 16, before they hammered Barcelona 8-2 to set up a semi-final date with Lyon.They went on to dispatch the French side, with Arsenal reject Serge Gnabry striking twice to inspire the Bundesliga champions to the finals.Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that Thiago Silva has indicated interest in playing in the Premier League and now his dreams is set to come true as Champions League finalists PSG have offered the Brazilian to Chelsea. Top facts about the life and career of Erling HaalandSilva is expected to be in action on Sunday, August 23 when the French champions face Bayern Munich in the final of the Champions League. It was gathered that the player’s contract will lapse at the end of this season and now he has been offered to the Premier League club for free.How we mistakenly celebrated Yakubu’s miss at 2010 World Cup – Brown Ideye | Legit TV