Soccer superstar Neymar has been diagnosed with an ankle sprain and crack of the 5th metatarsal. The break in the 5th metatarsal can be a Fleck type fracture. This usually requires about 4 to 6 weeks to return to play. If it is a Jones-type fracture, he would require surgery and be out 9 or more weeks.
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Columbia’s James Rodriguez exits with injury
James Rodriguez departed Colombia’s World Cup game against Senegal through injury. It appears to be a re-aggravation of his calf injury. He may be able to return, but between fatigue and dehydration, don’t expect him to be his usual self.