Tag: Paris Saint-Germain

Paris Saint-Germain Football Club, commonly referred to as Paris Saint-Germain, PSG, or simply Paris, is a professional football club based in Paris, France. The club was founded in 1970, and they currently play in Ligue 1, which is the top tier of French football. Paris Saint-Germain has won the Ligue 1 title a record 13 times, as well as the Coupe de France and Coupe de la Ligue multiple times each. They have also reached the final of the UEFA Champions League on several occasions, but have not yet won the competition.

PSG has a long list of star players. Some of the most notable include Neymar, Kylian Mbappé, Angel Di Maria, Marquinhos and many more. The team is also known for its passionate supporters, who are collectively known as the “12th man” of the team.

One of the most successful and famous coach in the team’s history is Unai Emery who led them in 2016-2018 and reached UEFA Champions League Final. Now the team is led by Mauricio Pochettino who took the charge on January 2021.

PSG are considered one of the most successful team in recent French football history, and among the elite teams in European football.

BARCELONA, SPAIN - MARCH 01: Thomas Partey of Atletico de Madrid plays the ball under pressure from Sergi Darder of RCD Espanyol during the Liga match between RCD Espanyol and Club Atletico de Madrid at RCDE Stadium on March 01, 2020 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

Thomas Partey makes his preference clear amid Arsenal and PSG links

Paris Saint-Germain plan to enter the race for Thomas Partey, but the player himself prefers a move to Arsenal, according to a report.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 18: Lukas Piszczek of Dortmund is challenged by Layvin Kurzawa of Paris Saint-Germain during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg match between Borussia Dortmund and Paris Saint-Germain at Signal Iduna Park on February 18, 2020, in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Getty Images)

Ligue 1 defender's representatives inform Arsenal of their contract demands

Layvin Kurzawa's representatives are asking for a five-year contract and a salary of €6m-a-season, according to reports in Italy.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 18: Lukas Piszczek of Dortmund is challenged by Layvin Kurzawa of Paris Saint-Germain during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg match between Borussia Dortmund and Paris Saint-Germain at Signal Iduna Park on February 18, 2020, in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Getty Images)

PSG defender now closest to joining Arsenal after Barcelona withdraw from race

Layvin Kurzawa is keen on a move to Arsenal, after Barcelona pulled out of the race, but he has various options in Italy as well.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 18: Lukas Piszczek of Dortmund is challenged by Layvin Kurzawa of Paris Saint-Germain during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg match between Borussia Dortmund and Paris Saint-Germain at Signal Iduna Park on February 18, 2020, in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Getty Images)

Arsenal close to announcing signing from PSG on free transfer

Arsenal are close to announcing the signing of Layvin Kurzawa on a free transfer with a five-year contract, according to a report.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 18: Lukas Piszczek of Dortmund is challenged by Layvin Kurzawa of Paris Saint-Germain during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg match between Borussia Dortmund and Paris Saint-Germain at Signal Iduna Park on February 18, 2020, in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Getty Images)

PSG star talking to Arsenal over summer transfer: Juventus no longer interested

Layvin Kurzawa is talking to Valencia and Arsenal over a free transfer this summer, with Juventus pulling out of the race, according to reports.
Paris Saint-Germain's French defender Layvin Kurzawa celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Montpellier Herault SC at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris, on February 1, 2020. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal monitoring PSG star for summer transfer: Available on a free

Arsenal are continuing to monitor Layvin Kurzawa with PSG, ahead of a potential contract offer for a free transfer this summer, according to reports in France.
Arsenal's Spanish head coach Unai Emery gestures on the touchline during their UEFA Europa league Group F football match between Arsenal and Eintracht Frankfurt at the Emirates stadium in London on November 28, 2019. - Unai Emery's troubled tenure at Arsenal ended with him being sacked on November 29, 2019 less than two years after being appointed with the club on their worst run since 1992 having failed to win for seven matches. (Photo by DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP) (Photo by DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP via Getty Images)

Emery blames refs and players for PSG and Arsenal problems: France Football interview in...

Unai Emery said little of interest when at Arsenal but since being sacked he hasn't shut up and now features on the front page of France Football with a lengthy 6-page interview inside.

Arsenal defensive target now set to join Juventus instead

Layvin Kurzawa is going to join Juventus, not Arsenal, with Paris Saint-Germain agreeing on a swap deal for Mattia De Sciglio.
MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 05: Layvin Kurzawa of PSG Paris looks on during the UEFA Champions League group B match between Bayern Muenchen and Paris Saint-Germain at Allianz Arena on December 5, 2017 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

PSG inform Arsenal what they’ll have to pay for Layvin Kurzawa

Paris Saint-Germain are willing to sell Layvin Kurzawa to Arsenal this month, but only if the Gunners offer a transfer fee of €5m, according to reports.

David Ornstein confirms Arsenal talks with Kurzawa and explains PSG's denial

David Ornstein clarified this week that Arsenal are in talks with Layvin Kurzawa directly over a potential transfer, not with Paris Saint-Germain.
MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 05: Layvin Kurzawa of PSG Paris looks on during the UEFA Champions League group B match between Bayern Muenchen and Paris Saint-Germain at Allianz Arena on December 5, 2017 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

PSG director gives update on Arsenal pursuit of Kurzawa

Paris Saint-Germain sporting director Leonardo says they've had no contact with Arsenal over the potential transfer of Layvin Kurzawa.

PSG boss gives update on Kurzawa-to-Arsenal rumours

Thomas Tuchel says Paris Saint-Germain still need Layvin Kurzawa in their team, amid rumours of a possible departure to Arsenal.
MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 05: Layvin Kurzawa of PSG Paris looks on during the UEFA Champions League group B match between Bayern Muenchen and Paris Saint-Germain at Allianz Arena on December 5, 2017 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Ligue 1 defender agrees 5-year contract with Arsenal

Layvin Kurzawa will join Arsenal on a five-year deal, but not until the summer, according to the latest reports from France.
SINGAPORE - JULY 28: Layvin Kurzawa #20 of Paris Saint Germain walks during the International Champions Cup match between Arsenal and Paris Saint Germain at the National Stadium on July 28, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)

PSG set their asking price for Arsenal target Layvin Kurzawa

Paris Saint-Germain want between €5m and €7m for Layvin Kurzawa, with Arsenal deep in negotiations for the left-back.
MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 05: Layvin Kurzawa of PSG Paris looks on during the UEFA Champions League group B match between Bayern Muenchen and Paris Saint-Germain at Allianz Arena on December 5, 2017 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

David Ornstein gives update on Arsenal advanced talks for left-back and 2-3 other deals

Arsenal are in advanced talks to sign PSG's Layvin Kurzawa, and they working on a few other low-profile deals for the current window, according to David Ornstein.
MUNICH, GERMANY - DECEMBER 05: Layvin Kurzawa of PSG Paris looks on during the UEFA Champions League group B match between Bayern Muenchen and Paris Saint-Germain at Allianz Arena on December 5, 2017 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

5 year deal offered: Arsenal open talks over free transfer from PSG

Arsenal have reportedly started talks with PSG's left-back, Layvin Kurzawa, who is out of contract in the summer, over a 5-year-deal.

Talented Brazilian midfelder’s dad visits Arsenal as possible European option

Arsenal are one of the clubs Reinier Jesus' father has visited to see their facilities ahead of a potential transfer to Europe, according to reports.

PSG ‘warned’ that Arsenal could move for Allegri but Arsenal have others on shortlist

Le10Sport report that Arsenal could well move for Massimiliano Allegri, therefore stopping PSG signing him even though they currently have Thomas Tuchel.
France's midfielder Matteo Guendouzi takes part in a training session at the French national football team training base in Clairefontaine-en-Yvelines on September 2, 2019, as part of the team's preparation for the upcoming Euro-2020 qualifiers matches. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP)

Matteo Guendouzi’s agent explains why he left PSG

Matteo Guendouzi's agent has justified his client leaving PSG when he was 14 saying he wanted to go to a smaller club where he could play straight away.
NAPLES, ITALY - NOVEMBER 06: Thomas Meunier of Paris Saint-Germain in action during the Group C match of the UEFA Champions League between SSC Napoli and Paris Saint-Germain at Stadio San Paolo on November 6, 2018 in Naples, Italy. (Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images)

Thomas Meunier wants to remain with PSG and sign new contract

Thomas Meunier has further dashed any lingering belief he might join Arsenal this summer by informing Paris Saint-Germain he wants to stay and sign an extension.
Paris Saint-Germain's French midfielder Christopher Nkunku kicks the ball during the French League Cup round of 8 football match between Orleans (USO) and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) at the Source stadium in Orleans, on December 18, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP / Getty Images)

Arsenal target agrees to sign for Bundesliga club in €15m deal

Arsenal are set to miss out on Christopher Nkunku, with Bundesliga club RB Leipzig to sign the Paris Saint-Germain midfielder instead.

Manchester United ‘definitely not’ prioritising 27-year-old phoned by Unai Emery says Belgian journalist

One of Arsenal's main targets this summer is also wanted by Manchester United but it seems as if Thomas Meunier isn't their first choice.
Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani (L) is congratulated by Paris Saint-Germain's French midfielder Christopher Nkunku after scoring a goal during the French League Cup round of sixteen football match Orleans vs Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), on December 18, 2018 at La Source stadium in Orleans. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP / Getty Images)

Reliable outlet gives update on Arsenal's pursuit of PSG star

Arsenal have cooled their interest in Paris Saint-Germain's Christopher Nkunku, despite his club's reduced asking price, according to reports in France.

Arsenal deal for €25m PSG defender looking increasingly unlikely

An Arsenal deal for Paris Saint-Germain right-back Thomas Meunier is looking increasingly unlikely, according to reports in Belgium.
BELGRADE, SERBIA - DECEMBER 11: Adrien Rabiot (L) of Paris Saint-Germain in action during the UEFA Champions League Group C match between Red Star Belgrade and Paris Saint-Germain at Rajko Mitic Stadium on December 11, 2018 in Belgrade, Serbia. (Photo by Srdjan Stevanovic/Getty Images)

PSG star and Arsenal target attempting U-turn to remain in France

Adrien Rabiot has performed a spectacular U-turn and suggested to Paris Saint-Germain that he could extend his contract with the club, according to reports.

Arsenal submit €25m formal bid for Ligue 1 star

Arsenal have bid €25m for Paris Saint-Germain right-back Thomas Meunier, according to reports in Italy.

Manchester United willing to offer PSG asking price for 27-year-old, Arsenal not

PSG want €30m or so for Thomas Meunier and that's a price Manchester United are reportedly willing to pay while Arsenal won't/can't.
NAPLES, ITALY - NOVEMBER 06: Thomas Meunier of Paris Saint-Germain in action during the Group C match of the UEFA Champions League between SSC Napoli and Paris Saint-Germain at Stadio San Paolo on November 6, 2018 in Naples, Italy. (Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images)

PSG demand £30m for Arsenal target: Clubs holding negotiations

Arsenal have held talks with Paris Saint-Germain over a summer move for Thomas Meunier this summer, but the two clubs are still £10m apart in their valuations, according to reports.

Unai Emery calls 27-year-old to help him pick Arsenal over Manchester United

Unai Emery has reportedly phoned Thomas Meunier personally to get him to pick Arsenal over Manchester United, using his relationship with the player as his former boss to try and get him to London.

Belgian journalist confirms Unai Emery wants PSG star

Unai Emery is pushing for Arsenal to sign Thomas Meunier, but they face competition from Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain don't want to sell for significantly less than €25m.

Unai Emery wants him, PSG set €30m price tag

Paris Saint-Germain have slapped a €30m price tag on Paris Saint-Germain right-back Thomas Meunier, who is reportedly being targeted by Unai Emery and Arsenal this summer.
MADRID, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 22: Mario Hermoso of RCD Espanyol controls the ball during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and RCD Espanyol at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on September 22, 2018 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images,)

Arsenal interested in summer move for highly-rated La Liga defender

Arsenal, Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain are all interested in Espanyol centre-back Mario Hermoso this summer, according to reports in Spain.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 13: Tyreece John-Jules of Arsenal during the UEFA Europa League Group E match between Arsenal and Qarabag FK at Emirates Stadium on December 13, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

PSG and Monaco want to sign talented Arsenal teenager

Paris Saint-Germain and AS Monaco are interested in signing Tyreece John-Jules from Arsenal this summer, as the club try to resolve the striker's future in the final year of his contract.

Reliable Parisian outlet reports Arsenal interested in PSG 27-year-old

Arsenal, Manchester United and Everton are interested in Paris Saint-Germain right-back Thomas Meunier, according to reports in France.
Paris Saint-Germain's French midfielder Christopher Nkunku kicks the ball during the French League Cup round of 8 football match between Orleans (USO) and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) at the Source stadium in Orleans, on December 18, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP / Getty Images)

Arsenal considering these 2 midfielders as summer Aaron Ramsey replacements

Arsenal are considering moves for Paris Saint-Germain's Christopher Nkunku or Charlton Athletic's Joe Aribo this summer, as they look to fill the gap in their midfield.
BELGRADE, SERBIA - DECEMBER 11: Adrien Rabiot (L) of Paris Saint-Germain in action during the UEFA Champions League Group C match between Red Star Belgrade and Paris Saint-Germain at Rajko Mitic Stadium on December 11, 2018 in Belgrade, Serbia. (Photo by Srdjan Stevanovic/Getty Images)

Arsenal among 2 clubs likely to sign PSG star on free transfer

Arsenal are on a shortlist of clubs in touch with Adrien Rabiot's entourage over a summer transfer, according to reports in France.
Paris Saint-Germain's French midfielder Christopher Nkunku kicks the ball during the French League Cup round of 8 football match between Orleans (USO) and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) at the Source stadium in Orleans, on December 18, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP / Getty Images)

PSG set price for Arsenal target as the clubs begin negotiations

Paris Saint-Germain have set their price for 21-year-old midfielder Christopher Nkunku, as Arsenal open talks with them over a summer transfer.
Paris Saint-Germain's French midfielder Christopher Nkunku kicks the ball during the French League Cup round of 8 football match between Orleans (USO) and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) at the Source stadium in Orleans, on December 18, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP / Getty Images)

Arsenal in talks to sign PSG star on Unai Emery's orders

Arsenal are in talks to sign Christopher Nkunku from Paris Saint-Germain after Unai Emery made a personal demand for the club to bring his former player in, according to reports.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 13: Ander Herrera of Manchester United celebrates victory after the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at Wembley Stadium on January 13, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal make ridiculous offer to Manchester United man

Arsenal have reportedly, and you're going to want to sit down for this, tried to stop Ander Herrera's move to PSG by offering him more than the £200kpw the French giants have offered to lure him to Paris on a free.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 13: Ander Herrera of Manchester United celebrates victory after the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at Wembley Stadium on January 13, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Ander Herrera rejects Arsenal to agree PSG move, leaving Manchester United for free

Despite interest from Arsenal, it seems like Manchester United's Ander Herrera will opt to move to PSG when his contract expires this summer.