Cavani, Silva and Verratti out for PSG's trip to Dijon

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The midfielder and defender will miss out on PSG's return to Ligue 1 action this weekend due to injury while the forward has been given time off

Paris Saint-Germain will be without Edinson Cavani, Thiago Silva and Marco Verratti for their Ligue 1 visit to Dijon.

Layvin Kurzawa and Thiago Motta are also missing for Saturday's clash, as the leaders look to maintain their unbeaten start and move six points clear of champions Monaco.

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Silva suffered an injury while on international duty with Brazil, while Cavani, who has scored 11 goals this season, has been given extra time to recover from his exploits for Uruguay in South American World Cup qualifying.

Kurzawa has a knee injury, Verratti has not regained fitness after pulling out of the Italy squad with an unspecified injury and Motta remains on the sidelines having struggled with a knee issue.

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Better news for PSG comes with Javier Pastore being named in the squad following calf surgery.

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