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Erling Haaland Was A Member Of A Boyband In 2016 And They Posted A Song To YouTube
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Erling Haaland Was A Member Of A Boyband In 2016 And They Posted A Song To YouTube

  Before he became one of the most exciting prospects in world football, Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Haaland was dropping bars on YouTube under the name 'FlowKingz'. That's right. The Norweigian forward can be seen rapping the single "Kygo jo" via his official YouTube channel alongside two of his friends in a quite frankly bizarre music video. With almost four million views at the time of writing, we can officially say that Haaland's lyrical presence isn't exactly genius but it's certainly memorable. What have i just watched, seriously? Someone has even made a YouTube video translating the song from Norwegian to English, so if you want to know what Haaland is saying on that sunny day in 2016, then please yourself. Haaland is a man of many talents. He is also a w...
PSG freshly motivated by Pochettino ideas, says Navas
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PSG freshly motivated by Pochettino ideas, says Navas

The Argentine was missing from the touchline on Saturday due to coronavirus but is already making an impact in Paris Keylor Navas says Paris Saint-Germain are "motivated" by the challenge of applying Mauricio Pochettino’s new ideas at the club. PSG went top of Ligue 1 on Saturday with a narrow win at Angers, with Layvin Kurzawa’s precise volley the only goal of the game. Previous leaders Lyon could return to the summit when they play Metz on Sunday, but Navas was pleased to get another three points in the bag.
Neymar Set To Sign New Long Term Contract With PSG
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Neymar Set To Sign New Long Term Contract With PSG

Brazil superstar Neymar is reportedly close to penning a new deal with Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain. Neymar, 28, existing contract with the French giants will expire in 2022. He has been linked with a return to former club Barcelona. However, talk of a return to Camp Nou has quietened since the coronavirus outbreak, though, with the Catalan giants struggling with the financial implications of the pandemic According to Esporte Interativo, PSG are close to signing Neymar to a new long-term contract, with the Brazil international expected to be handed an improvement on his £600,000-a-week salary. The former Santos youngster has scored 10 times in 13 appearances for the French champions this season, including his team’s second against Marseille in the Trophee des Champions o...
Neymar Mocks Alvaro Gonzalez After PSG Beat Marseille In Trophee Des Champions
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Neymar Mocks Alvaro Gonzalez After PSG Beat Marseille In Trophee Des Champions

  Neymar and Alvaro Gonzalez took their rivalry to social media on Wednesday night, after PSG beat Marseille in the Trophee des Champions. Back in September the two Ligue 1 sides were involved in an explosive match as Marseille defeated the French champions in the league. The game ended with five sendings off after a clash of all the players, with Neymar seeing red for striking Gonzalez on the back of the head. The fallout from the match saw both players accuse the other of racism but in the end neither faced punishment due to a lack of evidence. On Wednesday the pair met again in the French Supercup, the Trophee des Champions, pitting last season's champions with the runners up, after the Parisians also won the Coupe de France. Neymar bagged the winner, an 85th minu...
Mauricio Pochettino Wants Wilfred Ndidi At PSG
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Mauricio Pochettino Wants Wilfred Ndidi At PSG

Mauricio Pochettino, the newly appointed coach of PSG ( Paris Saint German) has requested for the signing of Leicester City and Super Eagles of Nigeria midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi, reports searchsport.org Pochettino has asked the club owners to make the acquisition of Wilfred Ndidi a top priority in the summer because his club, Leicester City would not be willing to let him go this winter transfer window. The PSG (Paris Saint German) coach has a lot of variety to select from but he prefers Ndidi, one of the best defensive midfielder in the Premier League. He has the likes of Idrissa Gueye, Marco Verratti, Ander Herrera, Danilo Pereira and Leandro Paredes to choose from but the former Tottenham Hotspot gaffer admires the work rate and the dirty works Ndidi put on display when he ...
Mauricio Pochettino Wants To Make Manchester City Star His First PSG Signing
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Mauricio Pochettino Wants To Make Manchester City Star His First PSG Signing

  Mauricio Pochettino reportedly wants to make a Manchester City superstar his first major signing as Paris Saint-Germain manager. City's record all-time goalscorer, Sergio Aguero, is entering the last six months of his contract. That means he is free to sign a pre-contract agreement with a European club now, ahead of a free transfer in the summer. Extension talks are apparently ongoing between the 32-year-old and his club. But nothing is settled and, according to football agent Bruno Satin (as reported in The Sun), Pochettino is desperate to take his fellow Argentine to PSG. A strikeforce containing Neymar, Kyllian Mbappe and Aguero would certainly be among the most terrifying in Europe. The Ligue 1 champions already have an Argentine goalscorer in Mauro Icardi, but he...
Pochettino Tells Mbappe to Improve as PSG Fails to Beat Saint-Etienne
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Pochettino Tells Mbappe to Improve as PSG Fails to Beat Saint-Etienne

New Paris Saint-Germain manager, Mauricio Pochettino, has called on forward, Kylian Mbappe, to improve his game following his side’s 1-1 draw against Saint-Etienne in a Ligue 1 tie on Wednesday. Romain Hamouma scored for Saint-Etienne in the 19th minute, before Moise Kean equalized just three minutes later for PSG. The result means PSG remain in the second position on the Ligue 1 table with three points behind Lyon. “Kylian needs to improve, like everybody else,” Pochettino said during his post-match press conference. “He should feel disappointed as we did not win, and he can always do better. However, his attitude was good. I am happy with what he did.” PSG’s next Ligue 1 fixture is against Brest on Saturday at Le Parc des Princes
Great Players Are Welcome At PSG – Mauricio Pochettino
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Great Players Are Welcome At PSG – Mauricio Pochettino

Paris Saint-Germain new coach Mauricio Pochettino is confident of the numbers of great players the club can attract and already looking forward to welcoming them. Pochettino was presented on Tuesday ahead of PSG's game against Saint-Etienne later today. During his press conference, the former Tottenham coach Pochettino didn't rule out the possibility of bringing Dele Alli to the club. "Each club is different and it is difficult to compare," Pochettino said "It would not be objective for me to talk about Tottenham because I was there [previously], but now I am one hundred percent in Paris. "We are not talking about [possible signings] but about adapting ourselves to the club, and we have a game tomorrow. "But I already said that in the future there will be time to talk ab...
Neymar Says He Wants To Play With Messi At PSG Next Season
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Neymar Says He Wants To Play With Messi At PSG Next Season

PSG star Neymar Jr, has started a new wave of talks and rumors, after he stated that he wants to play on the same side with former teammates Lionel Messi, who’s future is currently uncertain, after he tried to end his contract with Barça this summer. Neymar made this surprising statement after he fired Paris St-Germain to a 3-1 Champions League victory over Manchester United. Fans who follow Neymar’s career, would remember that one of the reasons the Brazillian departed Barça (where he was part of a dangerous attack team made up of Himself, Suarez and Messi), was to get out of Lionel Messi’s shadow. However, Neymar seems to have changed his mind, as he said in an interview with ESPN that “What I want most of all is to play with Messi again, to be able to enjoy him once again o...
Michael Owen Blasts Fred And Claims He Would NEVER Pick Him For Manchester United Again
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Michael Owen Blasts Fred And Claims He Would NEVER Pick Him For Manchester United Again

Michael Owen has launched a scathing assessment on Fred by arguing that he would never pick him again for Manchester United if it were down to him. United's Champions League hopes were slightly dented on Wednesday as they suffered a 3-1 defeat to Paris Saint-Germain at Old Trafford. Fred, 27, was lucky to not receive a straight red in the first half when he appeared to thrust his head at PSG midfielder Leandro Paredes. The Brazilian midfielder walked away with a yellow card from the incident, only to be sent off in the second half for his challenge on former United man Ander Herrera. Owen pulled no punches towards Fred and insisted that the Brazil international's actions in his first-half incident with Leandro were "pathetic." The 40-year-old pundit told BT Sport: "Mistake...
Neymar Drops Lionel Messi Bombshell After PSG’s 3-1 Win Over Manchester United
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Neymar Drops Lionel Messi Bombshell After PSG’s 3-1 Win Over Manchester United

Paris Saint-Germain superstar Neymar has revealed that he is keen for a sensational reunion with Barcelona captain Lionel Messi. The 28-year-old Brazilian winger scored a brace on Wednesday as PSG sealed an important 3-1 win over Manchester United at Old Trafford in the Champions League. Speaking after the match, Neymar made a bombshell claim to Brazilian reporters that he wants to share the pitch with Messi again. "What I want most is to play with [Messi] again, to be able to enjoy being on the pitch with him again," the Brazil international said. "He could play in my place. He won't have any problems, I'm sure. I want to play with him again and I'm sure that, next season, we have to do it." Neymar played alongside Messi for four years at the Camp Nou before he completed ...
‘Cavani has nothing to prove’ – Tuchel well aware of threat ‘reliable’ Man Utd striker will pose PSG
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‘Cavani has nothing to prove’ – Tuchel well aware of threat ‘reliable’ Man Utd striker will pose PSG

The German head coach talked up the quality of his former player ahead of the French champions' trip to Old Trafford Thomas Tuchel insists Edinson Cavani has nothing to prove against Paris Saint-Germain, and that he's well aware of the threat the "reliable" Manchester United striker will pose his team. PSG travel to Old Trafford to face Group H leaders United in Manchester on Wednesday, with all eyes on star centre-forward Cavani. Cavani joined United on a free transfer on deadline day in October, having left PSG as the Ligue 1 champions' all-time leading scorer with 200 goals to his name in June.
Cavani Will Be Energised By Facing PSG, Says Solskjaer
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Cavani Will Be Energised By Facing PSG, Says Solskjaer

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said Edinson Cavani will be ready to face his old club Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League on Wednesday despite the distraction of a Football Association investigation into a social media post by the Uruguayan. Cavani’s joy at coming off the bench to turn a 2-0 deficit into a 3-2 Premier League win at Southampton on Sunday with two goals and an assist was tempered as after the match he thanked a friend for his congratulations on Instagram using the Spanish term “negrito” (small black person). Despite the affectionate context, Cavani could still fall foul of the FA’s minimum three-match ban for offensive comments on social media. “He’s deeply sorry for the mistake he’s made. There was no malicious intent at all, it was just an affectionate greeting ...
Barcelona To Sue Neymar For £9m
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Barcelona To Sue Neymar For £9m

La Liga giants Barcelona are suing former star Neymar a total of £9million after overpaying the Brazilian during his first two years at the Nou Camp due to a tax miscalculation. Neymar, who is now at PSG following his £198m transfer in 2017, has been engulfed in legal battles with Barca in the past, claiming previously that the club owed him a total of £38m (€43m) in unpaid bonuses. The 28-year-old was forced to pay the club £5.9m (€6.7m) after losing the case and now Barca are making another attempt to reclaim some money, with the Spanish giants seeking to address the tax error, as detailed in El Mundo. The report states that after concluding the tax inspection covering the 2015 financial year, Barcelona have discovered that they paid Neymar excessively and are now looking to cla...
Lampard praises Silva’s ‘perfect’ Chelsea debut
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Lampard praises Silva’s ‘perfect’ Chelsea debut

The Brazilian veteran started and played 60 minutes in his first match with the Blues Frank Lampard has praised summer signing Thiago Silva after a "perfect" Chelsea debut for the former Paris Saint-Germain star. After sitting out the first two games of the Premier League season, Silva started and played the first 60 minutes of the Blues' 6-0 Carabao Cup victory over Barnsley. The Brazilian is still working his way to full fitness, having been given time off after helping PSG reach the Champions League final just last month.
‘I Acted Like A Fool’ – Neymar Rues Marseille Red Card
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‘I Acted Like A Fool’ – Neymar Rues Marseille Red Card

Neymar admitted he “acted like a fool” following his red card against Marseille but called on football officials to do more to combat discrimination after accusing Spanish defender Alvaro Gonzalez of racism. The Brazil forward was one of five players sent off after a mass brawl at the end of PSG’s 1-0 loss in Ligue 1 on Sunday, and later claimed Gonzalez had called him a “monkey” in a series of furious tweets. https://twitter.com/Sport24hours/status/1305769777139535872?s=20 https://www.instagram.com/p/CFIDGePhTQd/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link PSG have stood by the world’s most expensive player, saying the club “strongly supports” him, but Neymar conceded he would accept his punishment which is expected to be revealed by the French league’s disciplinary commission on Wednesday. “Yes...
Gonzalez Reacts To Neymar Racism Claims
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Gonzalez Reacts To Neymar Racism Claims

It rained red cards yesterday at Le Parc des Princes as PSG lost by a goal to Marseille. Neymar has accused Marseille player Gonzalez of racially abusing him which lead to a face off on the pitch. Marseille defender Alvaro Gonzalez has taken to social media to defend himself after Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar accused him of making racist remarks. Neymar was sent off for slapping Gonzalez in injury-time, who he accused of racism as he left the field and on social media following the match. According to Gonzalez; "There is no place for racism. A clean career and with many team-mates and friends on a day to day basis. Sometimes you have to learn how to lose and accept it on the field. Incredible three points today, Allez l'OM thank you family,"
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Mbappe: PSG have to buy players to fulfil Champions League ambition

The 21-year-old is determined to seal the European title with the club but says they need to sign the right players to make it happen Kylian Mbappe says Paris Saint-Germain must make smart decisions in the transfer market if they are to achieve their dream of winning the Champions League. After sealing a treble of trophies in France, Thomas Tuchel's men reached the Champions League final for the first time last season, but were bested by Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich, with PSG youth academy product Kingsley Coman netting the decisive goal. The Ligue 1 champions have seen the likes of Edinson Cavani, Thiago Silva, Eric Choupo-Moting and Thomas Meunier leave this summer, while their only signings have been striker Mauro Icardi and goalkeeper Sergio Rico, who joined on permanent...
Chelsea Sign Thiago Silva On A Free Transfer
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Chelsea Sign Thiago Silva On A Free Transfer

During his eight years in the French capital, the Brazil international centre-back won seven Ligue 1 titles among the huge haul of 25 trophies he has collected with Les Rouge et Bleu. Though he turns 36 in September, Thiago Silva was still in prime form in 2019-20, topping the division's 'passes completed' chart with 95.5% of his attempts reaching their target. With 204 league games, including 200 starts for PSG, Thiago Silva last season went past former teammate Blaise Matuidi to move level with Dominique Rocheteau in 14th on the club's all-time appearance makers chart. With 154 wins in those 204 league games, PSG have won 73.5% of their matches with Thiago Silva in the side compared to 66.3% without him.
PSG Want Ligue 1 Match Postponed For Second Time
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PSG Want Ligue 1 Match Postponed For Second Time

Paris Saint Germain have asked the French League to once more postpone what would be their first match of the French season, a source told AFP on Monday. Ligue 1 started last Friday, but PSG’s opening game against Metz was postponed because the French champions were in Lisbon where they played their first Champions League final on Sunday. They lost 1-0 to Bayern Munich and flew back to Paris on Monday. They have also reportedly asked for their next game, at promoted Lens on Saturday, to be postponed. If it is, PSG would not play their first league game of the season until September 13, after the two-week international break. They would then face Metz on September 16 and visit Metz on September 19.
Marseille Fans Celebrate PSG’s Defeat (Videos & Pictures)
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Marseille Fans Celebrate PSG’s Defeat (Videos & Pictures)

Olympique Marseille were the biggest team in France in the 1980s and early 1990s. They won four French league titles back to back between 1989 and 1992. They also won the 1993 league season, but were stripped of the title due to bribery allegations. PSG was formed in 1970 and they reached a TV deal in 1991 that gave them enough money to challenge Marseilles. Le Classique was born. The rivalry between Marseille and PSG is fierce and has often led to violence. Marseille are the only French team to win the Champions League (they won it in 1993) and their fans were worried that their rivals, PSG, would equal that feat this year. On Thursday the police in Marseille banned PSG shirts from the city in order to prevent violence. They recinded the ban on Saturday due to criticisms. ...
Bayern Munich Are 2019/2020 UEFA Champions League Winners
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Bayern Munich Are 2019/2020 UEFA Champions League Winners

Bayern have sealed their sixth champions league title after 1-0 win over PSG. Clearly the best team in Europe this season, they are the first team to win all UCL matches although they played 11 matches instead of the usual 13 but still an impressive feat nevertheless. They are also treble winners after picking up the Bundlesliga and DFB Pokal earlier this year.Congratulations Bayern Munich.
Champions League Final: PSG are Failures – Jose Mourinho
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Champions League Final: PSG are Failures – Jose Mourinho

Tottenham Hotspur manager, Jose Mourinho, has labelled Paris Saint-Germain “failures” ahead of Sunday’s Champions League final. PSG qualified for their first ever final, despite their complete domination of the French topflight. Mourinho is not impressed that the Ligue 1 side who spent £340m on just Neymar and Kylian Mbappe, have not achieved much in the competition “I think it is failure that they haven’t won it in the two seasons before. “Because for five or six years, the investment is crazy, the list of top players that is there is incredible. “For how many seasons, Thiago Silva is there, Marquinhos is there, and then all the big guys, Ibra [Zlatan Ibrahimovic], [Edinson] Cavani, Neymar, [Kylian] Mbappe,” Mourinho told DAZN. PSG face Bayern Munich in the final. ...
Bayern Munich Breeze Past Lyon To Set Up A UCL Final With PSG
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Bayern Munich Breeze Past Lyon To Set Up A UCL Final With PSG

Bayern Munich's relentless march through this season's Champions League continued as they brushed aside Lyon to book an 11th appearance in the final of the competition and a showdown with Paris St-Germain. The German champions have barely had a glove laid on them in Europe this season, with this their 10th straight Champions League win - equalling the record for winning streaks in the competition set by Real Madrid in 2015 and Bayern themselves in 2013 - as part of a 28-game unbeaten run stretching back to December. And Lyon simply did not have ability or approach over the 90 minutes to buck that trend. The French side will be left to rue two missed opportunities in the opening quarter, though, with Memphis Depay shooting wide after running clear before Karl Toko Ekambi struc...
PSG Sweat Over Potential Neymar Champions League Final Ban
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PSG Sweat Over Potential Neymar Champions League Final Ban

Neymar is in risk of missing out on the Champions League final, after the Brazilian broke one of the Covid-19 protocols at the end of the semi-final against RB Leipzig. PSG were in fine form against the German underdogs on Tuesday night and Neymar's beautiful back-heeled assist for Angel di Maria might have been the moment of the night. After excellent performances in the quarter and semi finals Neymar is key to the French champions chances of becoming European champions for the first time, but he could miss the final. At full time he was seen swapping shirts with Leipzig defender Marcel Halstenberg. That goes against the rules put in place because of the Coronavirus pandemic. UEFA's protocols state, "Players are recommended to refrain from swapping their shirts," and not ...
Neymar Brutally Trolls RB Leipzig After Paris Saint-Germain Reach Champions League Final
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Neymar Brutally Trolls RB Leipzig After Paris Saint-Germain Reach Champions League Final

Neymar took to Instagram and trolled RB Leipzig following Paris Saint-Germain's victory in the Champions League - posing with a Red Bull cup and calling himself "father." PSG romped to a 3-0 semi-final victory over the German side on Tuesday to reach their first ever Champions League final Leipzig were outclassed by Thomas Tuchel's side and Neymar decided to take a jibe at full-time. The club are funded by the Red Bull energy drink company and Neymar posted a pictured of himself holding the cup with a caption of: "Father is in the final." The 28-year-old moved to Paris in an attempt to step out of Lionel Messi's shadow at former club Barcelona. Victory this evening means he'll be making his first appearance in a final since winning the competition with Barca back in 201...
‘It’s a competition for big players’ – Tuchel praises Di Maria, Mbappe and Neymar for guiding PSG to Champions League final
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‘It’s a competition for big players’ – Tuchel praises Di Maria, Mbappe and Neymar for guiding PSG to Champions League final

The Parisian boss was full of praise for the team's star players and spoke about the challenge awaiting in the final PSG head coach Thomas Tuchel says the Champions League is for "big players" after his stars dominated in a 3-0 Champions League semi-final win against RB Leipzig. The Ligue 1 champions' star players all had a strong impact on the result, with Angel Di Maria snaring a goal and two assists, Neymar setting up the latter's strike, and Kylian Mbappe starting the match and playing 86 minutes. Tuchel's side now move into the final of the competition - to play either Bayern or Lyon on Sunday - and the German boss was ecs
Atalanta 1-2 PSG: PSG Complete Stunning Turnaround to Reach Champions League Semi-Finals
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Atalanta 1-2 PSG: PSG Complete Stunning Turnaround to Reach Champions League Semi-Finals

Paris Saint-Germain are through to the semi-finals of the Champions League after beating Atalanta in a stunning tie. The French champions scored in the 90th and 93rd minutes to come through against the Italians. Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting - yes, really - grabbed the winner to seal the stunning turnaround. PSG were without Kylian Mbappe from the start due to the Frenchman's recovery, leaving the onus on Neymar. And the Brazilian tried his hardest to drag PSG through but he wasn't able to do it. The first half was all about the 28-year-old. It seemed like barely a minute went by without the Brazilian being on the ball, although the results were mixed. Outside of the box, Neymar was brilliant. He pulled the strings and got into many dangerous positions. But once he ...
Legendary Nigerian Midfielder, Austin Okocha Make PSG’s Team Of The Decade List
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Legendary Nigerian Midfielder, Austin Okocha Make PSG’s Team Of The Decade List

Legendary Nigerian midfielder Austin Okocha has been included in Paris Saint-German's team of the decade from 2000 to 2010.The list was compiled by French weekly Magazine France Football.Also on the list i former Brazilian and Barcelona star Ronaldinho.After impressing at the World Cup in France, Okocha joined PSG from Turkish club Fernabahce in 1998 for £14 million, making him the most expensive African player at the time.Okocha made 84 appearances for PSG, scored 12 goals and won the French Super Cup (1998) and UEFA Inter Toto Cup (2001).He eventually left PSG for Bolton Wanderers after the 2002 FIFA World Cup in Korea/Japan.
Ex-Fulham and Getafe star Derek Boateng advises Atletico Madrid’s Partey on Arsenal link
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Ex-Fulham and Getafe star Derek Boateng advises Atletico Madrid’s Partey on Arsenal link

The 27-year-old has been encouraged to pursue happiness in his quest for success Former Getafe and Fulham midfielder Derek Boateng has advised in-demand Atletico Madrid ace Thomas Teye Partey to prioritise success in deciding his club future. The 27-year-old is reportedly a top priority of Arsenal while Manchester United, PSG and Chelsea have also been mentioned as possible destinations. This season, he has so far made 25 league appearances for Los Rojiblancos, starting 22 of the games and scoring twice.
Man Utd Close in on £50m Nigerian Star as Van de Beek’s Alternative
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Man Utd Close in on £50m Nigerian Star as Van de Beek’s Alternative

Manchester United are in pole position to sign Leicester City midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi, this summer’s transfer window. This is as reported by a British newspaper, Daily Express on Monday. Man United view Ndidi as a viable alternative to Ajax’s Donny van de Beek, one of their priority targets for this summer. The Red Devils are seriously looking at Ndidi as manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, plots to add strength to his midfield this summer ahead of next season. Ndidi has drawn the interest of Man United in the past. The Nigerian international, who has also drawn the interest of PSG in the past, is expected to cost around £50million. The 23-year-old’s current contract at the Foxes will expire in 2024. Speaking on his future recently, Ndidi insisted that he is d...
Cavani And Thiago Silva To Leave PSG In August
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Cavani And Thiago Silva To Leave PSG In August

The pair have made more than 600 combined appearances for the club, winning countless domestic trophies during their time in Paris Edinson Cavani and club captain Thiago Silva will both leave Paris Saint-Germain this summer, director of football Leonardo has confirmed. The pair are both out of contract at the end of June but will remain with the club until the season is fully completed with the Champions League, Coupe de France and Coupe de la Ligue all still to be resolved. Between them, they have made more than 600 combined appearances for PSG in all competitions. "The idea is to continue playing with them until the end of August. "It was a very difficult decision to make; these are players who have marked the history of the club. “Their stories were so beautiful. B...
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Van Dijk rejects PSG to sign record-breaking Liverpool deal

  Virgil van Dijk has rebuffed interest from Paris Saint-Germain in order to stay at Liverpool, claims the Sun. The defender will be rewarded for his loyalty with a new five-year deal worth £220,000-a-week, making him the Reds highest-paid player in club history.
AC Milan and PSG eyeing off number of eachother’s players
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AC Milan and PSG eyeing off number of eachother’s players

AC Milan and PSG are eyeing a number of eachother's players. Incoming Milan coach Ralf Rangnick has recommended several PSG youngsters to the Rossonero, says Tuttosport. PSG defender Tanguy Kouassi tops his list, while fellow teenage defender Thimothée Pembele and striker Arnaud Kalimuendo are also interested. Meanwhile, PSG are looking at three senior players from Milan. Gigio Donnarumma, Ismael Bennacer and Lucas Paqueta are all on PSG's radar.
Inter Milan hero Bergomi happy with Icardi PSG sale
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Inter Milan hero Bergomi happy with Icardi PSG sale

Inter Milan hero Beppe Bergomi has welcomed Mauro Icardi's sale to PSG. On Sunday Icardi was signed permanently by PSG, for a reported €50m plus €8m in bonuses – on top of the €13m paid for the loan spell. “Inter had already made their decision on Icardi last year," club legend and 1982 World Cup winner Bergomi told Sky Sport Italia. “Considering the way the situation had evolved, I think PSG represent the best choice for all concerned. Icardi has joined a club that doesn't have the prestige of Inter, but it has won the Ligue 1 title and can technically still win the Champions League. “Meanwhile, Romelu Lukaku has done a fantastic job of replacing Icardi, so everyone is happy."
French champions, PSG confirms Permanent signing of Mauro Icardi from Inter Milan following successful loan spell
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French champions, PSG confirms Permanent signing of Mauro Icardi from Inter Milan following successful loan spell

Paris Saint-Germain has confirmed the signing of striker Mauro Icardi from Inter Milan following his successful loan spell. The Argentina international, 27, signed a four-year deal with PSG which runs until June 30, 2024, after the French club agreed to pay a fee of €50m (£45m) with €7m (£6.2m) in add-ons for Icardi, who first joined them on loan from Inter on September 2. Icardi scored 20 goals in 31 matches in all competitions before the French season was officially ended on 30 April because of the Coronavirus pandemic. A statement issued by the Inter Milan club on Sunday, read: ‘The statement read: ‘FC Internazionale Milano announces the transfer of Mauro Icardi to Paris Saint-Germain FC: the striker, born in 1993, has permanently moved to the French club. ‘The Club than...
Former Paris Saint-Germain Footballer, Jordan Diakiese is Dead
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Former Paris Saint-Germain Footballer, Jordan Diakiese is Dead

Former Paris Saint-Germain footballer and French defender, Jordan Diakiese has died at the age of 24. His current club, French amateur outfit A.S. Furiani Agliani announced the sad news in a post on social media on Friday morning. The club statement read: "Our club is in mourning today. It's with deep and immense sadness that we've learnt of the death of our player Jordan D, 24, yesterday afternoon in Paris. "After arriving last July, this amazing kid was a winner both on the pitch and beyond. Always smiling, discreet, hard-working, he settled in very quickly. "The whole Furianinca family is reeling from the news. The staff, Jordan's teammates, as well as all the directors and volunteers have been hit hard. "Our thoughts are, first and foremost with his family, friends a...
Manchester City to challenge PSG for AC Milan’s Bennacer
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Manchester City to challenge PSG for AC Milan’s Bennacer

AC Milan midfielder Ismael Bennacer has caught the attention of Manchester City. The reigning Premier League champions are ready to battle PSG for his services. According to Foot Mercato, Pep Guardiola is a fan of the Algeria international, and he sees him as an option to boost his midfield after his impressive debut campaign at Milan. They face stiff competition from French champions PSG who saw their €30 bid rejected for the 22-year-old midfielder who is under contract until 2024
Barcelona shouldn’t re-sign Neymar after bad decision to join PSG – Elber
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Barcelona shouldn’t re-sign Neymar after bad decision to join PSG – Elber

If the Brazilian wanted to be the world's best, he should never have joined Paris Saint-Germain, according to his compatriot Former Brazil striker Giovane Elber feels Barcelona should not re-sign Neymar as he questioned the forward's decision to join Paris Saint-Germain. Neymar, 28, has been linked with a return to Barca , nearly three years after joining PSG for a world-record €222 million (£198m/$263m) fee. But Elber, who starred for Bayern Munich and played 15 games for Brazil during his career, said the Liga giants should opt against taking Neymar back to Camp Nou.
PSG plot bid for Leicester midfielder Wilfred Ndidi
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PSG plot bid for Leicester midfielder Wilfred Ndidi

PSG have expressed interest in Leicester City midfielder Wilfred Ndidi. PSG chief Leonardo is in the market for a new box-to-box midfielder this summer and Nigeria international Ndidi is under consideration. Chelsea outcast Tiemoue Bakayoko is also on Leonardo's shortlist, though Ndidi is now being favoured. Manchester United are also interested, reports TMW, though there is a confidence Leicester have the cash power to hang onto the 23 year-old. Ndidi has a deal with the Foxes to 2024.
Ex-Rennes star Ben Arfa does things not normal – Niang
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Ex-Rennes star Ben Arfa does things not normal – Niang

The French winger has been praised by the Senegal international for his raw talent displayed on the pitch Rennes forward M'baye Niang has mentioned his former teammate Hatem Ben Arfa as the strongest player he's encountered, describing him as someone who does things not normal. The 33-year-old, currently on the books of Valladolid, played for the Red and Blacks between September 2018 and January 2020, featuring 41 times, scoring nine goals and providing six assists. He won the 2019 French Cup with a victory over his former team PSG via penalties after the game was tied 2-2 after extra-time.
PSG to trigger Choupo-Moting extension
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PSG to trigger Choupo-Moting extension

PSG are ready to trigger a one-year extension in Eric Choupo-Moting's contract to keep the Cameroon captain until June 2021, according to Sport. Choupo-Moting joined the French champions with a free transfer from Stoke City in 2018, and he has played a part in helping the Parisians secure back-to-back league titles. The 31-year-old forward played nine games in the 2019-20 league campaign, including five starts with three goals to his name.
PSG ‘Willing’ To Let Kylian Mbappe Leave For Free In 2022 Rather Than Cash In This Summer Amid Real Madrid’s Interest
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PSG ‘Willing’ To Let Kylian Mbappe Leave For Free In 2022 Rather Than Cash In This Summer Amid Real Madrid’s Interest

Paris Saint Germain are reportedly open to the idea of letting starlet Kylian Mbappe leave for free to Real Madrid in the summer of 2022 when his contract expires in the French capital The Santiago Bernabeu outfit, a known admirer of the forward are expected to come for the most valuable player on the planet this summer but de to the coronavirus crisis and the negative economic impact it brought along with it, Los Blancos would have to wait till the end of next season to make a realistic move for the French International. However, the French Champions all do whatever necessary to tie down their striker to a new contract this summer despite Real Madrid’s Interest. According to AS, PSG are determined not to sell the former AS Monaco forward this summer, if Real Madrid steps in f...
PSG willing to up Neymar wages to £640,000-a-WEEK
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PSG willing to up Neymar wages to £640,000-a-WEEK

PSG aim to ward off all rivals by upgrading Neymar's contract. Mundo Deportivo says PSG will offer Neymar a new contract worth a staggering £33million a year to persuade him to snub a Barcelona return. The Brazilian star has been regularly linked with a move back to the Nou Camp, where he played for Barcelona between 2013 and 2017 before a world-record £198m move to Paris. But PSG sporting director Leonardo will make an effort to tie him to the club until 2025 with a deal worth £640,000 a week. The new deal would bring Neymar's salary closer to those of the only two footballers in the world who earn more than him - Lionel Messi at Barcelona and Cristiano Ronaldo at Juventus.
Tottenham boss Mourinho fighting to keep hold of Ndombele
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Tottenham boss Mourinho fighting to keep hold of Ndombele

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho is fighting to keep hold of Tanguy Ndombele. Despite his public criticism of the midfielder after last month's draw at Burnley, Mourinho still regards Ndombele highly. The Frenchman is being linked with a big money move to Barcelona this summer, but Mourinho doesn't want to give up on the player. The Spurs boss feels he can shake Ndombele and galvanise his game next season. Along with Barca, PSG are also interested in bringing the former Lyon star back to France this summe
Forlan’s Penarol set to win race for PSG veteran Cavani
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Forlan’s Penarol set to win race for PSG veteran Cavani

PSG striker Edinson Cavani is heading home to Uruguayan club Penarol, according to club captain Cristian Rodriguez. The 33-year-old was linked in January with Atletico Madrid, Chelsea and Manchester United. But close friend Rodriguez says the Uruguay international is heading back to the club, who are managed by Diego Forlan. The 35-year-old told FM Del Sol - via the Daily Star: "I have the authority to talk about Edi. "He's about to come to Penarol and I can't say anything else. "Call him and ask him.
Man Utd, Everton given hope in race for PSG fullback Meunier
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Man Utd, Everton given hope in race for PSG fullback Meunier

Manchester United and Everton are still in the race for PSG fullback Thomas Meunier. The Belgium international is set to become a free agent this summer. Borussia Dortmund are hot on his trail, with negotiations ongoing. But according to Le 10 Sport, an agreement has not yet been reached, leaving the two Premier League clubs with a chance of signing the 28-year-old. Atletico Madrid have also shown an interest in the former Club Brugge man.
Sevilla eyeing PSG fullback Layvin Kurzawa
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Sevilla eyeing PSG fullback Layvin Kurzawa

Sevilla are eyeing PSG's Bosman prospect Layvin Kurzawa. Canal+ says Sevilla's sporting director, Monchi, has been monitoring Kurzawa although his signing won't come cheap due to his financial demands. Kurzawa has lost prominence at PSG this season under Thomas Tuchel and he is in search of a new challenge. Sevilla will need to strengthen at left-back as Sergio Reguilon is expected to move back to Real Madrid and Sergio Escudero has only one year left on his contract. Sevilla are also interested in signing Maxime Lopez from Marseille who may need to reduce their wage bill in order to avoid Financial Fair Play sanctions.
Cavani could join Boca Juniors ‘very soon’ – Bermudez
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Cavani could join Boca Juniors ‘very soon’ – Bermudez

The club's sporting director discussed rumours linking the star Uruguayan to the Argentinian giants Boca Juniors sporting director Jorge Bermudez is hopeful Paris Saint-Germain star Edinson Cavani will join the Argentine giants "very soon". Cavani is out of contract in June and the Uruguay international has been linked with a move away from PSG following his failed transfer to Atletico Madrid in January. The 33-year-old – PSG's all-time leading goalscorer – has also reportedly emerged as a target for new MLS franchise Inter Miami But Bermudez believes Boca, where club legend Juan Roman Riquelme is now vice-president, can lure the PSG forward to Buenos Aires. "Knowing Riquelme and the distance to [former Uruguay international Diego] Forlan, and knowing the category of Cavan...
Ronaldinho Celebrates His 40th Birthday In Jail
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Ronaldinho Celebrates His 40th Birthday In Jail

Ronaldinho spent his time on the pitch dodging defenders and his post-football career evading the law. But the Brazilian superstar will spend his 40th birthday in a Paraguayan prison today with the biggest challenge of his life threatening to shackle him to a six-month jail sentence. The former PSG, Barcelona and Milan playmaker won the 2005 Ballon D'Or, the 2002 World Cup – after beating David Seaman with a famous free-kick – and the 2006 Champions League final against Arsenal. He is arguably among the three best Brazilian players to follow Pele along with Ronaldo and Neymar. But Ronaldinho was the undisputed best at Samba-style partying. His lawyer Adolfo Marín claimed: “He could have entered Paraguay with his Brazilian papers. He thought he had received special Paraguaya...