Neymar absence could be ‘big problem’ for PSG, warns Gianluigi Buffon

(CNN)Gianluigi Buffon fears the absence of Paris Saint-Germain’s mercurial playmaker Neymar could prove a “big problem” when the French club takes on Manchester United in the Champions League Tuesday. “I think this is a problem for us,” PSG goalkeeper Buffon told CNN in an exclusive interview ahead of Tuesday’s first leg at Old Trafford. “I’m not sure if it’s a big problem or a little one. I hope it’s only a small problem and that we are nevertheless a team that can thrive without him, it would give us great strength and confidence. “But I must say that without a player of Ney’s caliber, it’s going to be heavy going, particularly because in the last two or three months he’s …