Thomas Tuchel praised Neymar's response after the Paris Saint-Germain star was booed by fans.
Neymar was booed by Paris Saint-Germain fans but scored a brilliant winner on his return to action in a 1-0 victory over Strasbourg.
After a proposed move to Barcelona failed to materialise, Neymar will make his first appearance for PSG this season on Saturday.
Paris Saint-Germain ultras have warned Neymar he will not be welcomed back with open arms as he prepares for his first game of the season.
Edinson Cavani will not necessarily be replaced in PSG's attack following Mauro Icardi's arrival, according to coach Thomas Tuchel.
The Brazil superstar has yet to feature for the Ligue 1 champions this term, but Thomas Tuchel says Neymar is available to face Strasbourg.
Paris Saint-Germain will face Real Madrid, Club Brugge and Galatasaray in Group A, a draw welcomed by head coach Thomas Tuchel.
Neymar has been tipped to return to Barcelona and Thomas Tuchel conceded "anything could happen" before the window closes on Monday.
Paris Saint-Germain and Brazil defender Thiago Silva feels his team-mate Neymar should stay in the French capital.
Neymar's future remains unresolved but injuries to Edinson Cavani and Kylian Mbappe could affect PSG's decision.