PSG redundancies on the market

Galtier and Campos they’re cleaning up in Paris. The usual three figures invested in the incoming market to register 5 players: the Portuguese Vitinha, Nuno Mendes and Renato Sanches, plus the French Nordi Mukiele and Hugo Ekitike. However, PSG’s modus operandi seems to have changed in this market session. The words of president Al Khelaifi, connected to the change of management and technical leadership, have imposed as a priority the resolution of players no longer useful to the Galtier project.


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So far they have left in 8 and the PSG it grossed just over 30 million. Angel Di Maria (Juventus) and Xavi Simons (PSV) have released on a free transfer, Georginio Wijnaldum (Rome), Colin Dagba (Strasbourg) and probably Thierno Baldé (Troyes) have also left on loan, while the outright disposals concerned Arnaud Kalimuendo ( Rennes), Alphonse Areola (West Ham) and Marcin Bulka (Nice).

Georginio Wijnaldum, Pape Matar Sarr

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The outgoing market, however, is not finished and the list to be narrowed still has several names. Who are the PSG redundancies training apart with the threat of playing in the fifth division with the second team?

Mauro Icardi

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Paid by the PSG about 50 million euros plus other bonuses to be paid, Mauro Icardi he had settled in quite well in Paris, scoring 20 goals in the first season interrupted by Covid. Then the role of substitute until the choice of Galtier to bet on Ekitike. He could return to Serie A in a sensational transfer to Monza.

Rafael Alcantara aka Rafinha, Junior Dina Ebimbe

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Product of PSG youth teams, Junior Dina Edimbe was sent on loan to Dijon in the 2020-21 season. In the previous one he returned to Paris, but had very few chances. For him there is no place in Galtier’s ideas and he trains with redundancies. The main rumor is about Eintracht Frankfurt.

Ander Herrera

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Taken on a free transfer from Manchester United in 2019, injuries have slowed his inclusion and now, despite almost 100 appearances for PSG, the new faces in his area of ​​the pitch have made Ander Herrera an excess. The Basque has been linked to Athletic, where Ernesto Valverde has returned.

Julian Draxler

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36 million to Wolfsburg in January 2017 to secure his performance. Julian Draxler he did not meet expectations and is now also out of Galtier’s plans. The management seeks a solution for the German, whose contract will expire in 2024.


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25 million at Monaco in 2015 and 150 appearances for PSG. With this shirt Layvin Kurzawa he never shone and played only 9 minutes in the previous season. Among the teams concerned, Nice and some polls from the Premier.

Idrissa Gueye

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There have long been rumors of a return to Everton for the central midfielder Idrissa Gueyepaid a good 30 million just to the toffees in July 2019. The Senegalese player has played regularly and is ready to go, but the transfer seems to have stalled.

Thilo Kehrer

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Finished among the redundancies after playing part of the preseason. Thilo Kehrer arrived in Paris in August 2018 for € 37 million, 22 years still to go. He has a contract expiring next year and West Ham seems to be among the most interested teams.

Rafinha Alcantara

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Rafinha he arrived in October 2020 from Barcelona for a few million and never left his mark. Last season he went on loan to Real Sociedad and his future could be in Brazil.

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