The following players will rejoin the group following recuperation from international duty on 31st July: Choupo-Moting Eric-Maxim, Di Maria Angel, Marquinhos, Paredes Leandro, Thiago Silva
Medical update before departure to China: Presnel Kimpembe: Making good progress seven weeks after abdomen surgery. Gradual recovery training with the group in China and a return to competition envisaged in 3 to 4 weeks.
Thomas Meunier: After a hip contusion, Thomas Meunier has reacted favorably and he will return to training with the squad in 48 hours.
Neymar Jr: Regarding the healing of his right ankle sprain; daily physical work will continue and complete recovery and integration with the group is scheduled for training in China.
The X-Rays of the fracture of the 5th metatarsal (January 2019) made upon the player's return to Paris showed completely normal progress and a very good improvement."