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: 2019 06 01 Neymar resumed Brazil training on Friday, easing fears over the star forward’s knee injury
: 2019 05 25 French star Kylian Mbappe ensured Paris Saint-Germain’s 2018-19 campaign entered the history books on Friday night, despite a final day defeat at Reims. The Ligue 1 champions lost 3-1 at Stade Auguste-Delaune to their eighth-placed hosts, but they were still able to make their mark thanks to Mbappe’s scrappy 59th-minute effort. The goal meant that PSG had become the first team to score in each of their 38 matches in France’s top flight
2019 06 05 Retrieve
[Gianluigi Buffon will leave Paris Saint-Germain this summer when his contract expires] Following joint discussions, Paris Saint-Germain and Gianluigi Buffon have agreed to not renew the legendary goalkeeper’s contract which expires on 30 June 2019.
2019 06 07 Retrieve
[Neymar will be reassessed by Paris Saint-Germain to determine a recovery time after the Brazil star was ruled out of the Copa America with a serious ankle injury] Neymar Jr. suffered a severe sprain of the outer lateral ligament of his right ankle in Brasilia during a warm-up match for the Copa America. Paris Saint-Germain’s Brazil striker will be reassessed by the club’s medical department within the next 72 hours to define the rehabilitation process and recovery time for the player
: 2019 06 08 Neymar will be out of action for four weeks after Paris Saint-Germain doctors revealed the Brazilian forward suffered a ligament sprain in his ankle earlier this week
: 2019 06 12 Antoine Griezmann is not sure if he will stay in La Liga amid links to Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain and La Liga winners Barcelona.
: 2019 06 14 Paris Saint-Germain contract rebel Adrien Rabiot has admitted to having held talks with Juventus.
: 2019 06 14b Bayer Leverkusen have confirmed the signing of young striker Moussa Diaby from Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain.
: 2019 06 14c Paris Saint-Germain have announced the return of former AC Milan sporting director Leonardo, who replaces the outgoing Antero Henrique, rejoining the club after a six-year absence
: 2019 06 18 Now it’s official: PSG’s Project Neymar has failed. Paris Saint-Germain’s investment in Neymar is unprecedented in the history of the sport - some €222 million paid in a transfer fee to Barcelona plus a reported €700,000 per week contract. And while PSG won the French Ligue 1 title yet again, the season overall cannot be said to have been a success for the club or for the world’s most expensive player ever
: 2019 06 19 What Neymar needs to do to help seal Barcelona return? Sources close to the player had indicated that the Brazilian would be willing to negotiate a wage reduction, with Barca not able to match Neymar’s current terms at PSG. But a director of the Catalan club say ‘If the war of lawsuits continues, it will be impossible for Neymar to return’
2019 06 19b Retrieve
[Neymar’s appeal against his three-match European ban has been rejected by UEFA. The Brazil forward was sanctioned for insulting match officials following Paris Saint-Germain’s dramatic Champions League exit at the hands of Manchester United in March] The appeal lodged by Paris Saint-Germain is rejected. Consequently, the UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body’s decision of 25 April is confirmed. The CEDB had decided to suspend the Paris Saint-Germain player Neymar Junior for three (3) UEFA competition matches for which he would be otherwise eligible, for insulting match officials
: 2019 06 20 Juventus are confident of securing a deal to sign Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Adrien Rabiot.
: 2019 06 20b Karim Benzema has poured more fuel to the fire of the Neymar exit rumours as the Real Madrid foward as posted a photo of Instagram of himself with the Paris Saint-Germain star
: 2019 06 21 Chelsea’s 19-year-old goalkeeper Marcin Bulka has signed a pre-contract three-year agreement with Paris Saint-Germain and his free transfer to the Ligue 1 champions will soon be announced
: 2019 06 23 Dani Alves has announced his departure from Paris Saint-Germain after two seasons with the Ligue 1 giants
: 2019 06 25 Pablo Sarabia is all set to leave Sevilla to join Paris Saint-Germain, with the Ligue 1 club prepared to pay more than his €18 million release clause
: 2019 06 26 Reigning A-League champions Sydney FC have all but locked in a pre-season match against PSG to be played in China on July 30
: 2019 06 26b Juventus legend Gianluigi Buffon is set to make a sensational return to the club after announcing his Paris Saint-Germain departure
: 2019 06 27 Barcelona’s vice-president Jordi Cardoner claims Neymar wants to return to Barcelona.
: 2019 06 27 Adrien Rabiot has not rejected an offer to extend his contract with Paris Saint-Germain, his mother and agent Veronique insists
: 2019 06 28 Real Madrid have cooled their interest in Neymar due to various factors including the implications that a move for the Brazilian would have on their goal to one day land his Paris Saint-Germain team-mate Kylian Mbappe.
: 2019 06 28b Wolverhampton Wanderers have secured the signature of Paris Saint-Germain defender Raphael Nya on a three-year deal from the Ligue 1 champions
: 2019 06 28c Juventus have reached an agreement with French midfielder Adrien Rabiot on a multi-year contract. Available on free transfer after refusing to sign a new deal with Paris Saint-Germain.
: 2019 06 29 Paris Saint-Germain have made contact with the representatives of Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci as they face up to the likelihood of missing out on Matthijs de Ligt.
2019 06 29b Tweet
[United States international Timothy Weah has made the move from Paris Saint-Germain to Lille] Welcome Timothy Weah! LOSC have reached an agreement with PSG for the services of the USMNT international forward, who arrives at the StadePM on a five-year deal
: 2019 06 30 Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Adrien Rabiot is to undergo a medical with Juventus on Monday ahead of signing a five-year deal with the Turin club
: 2019 07 01 Star forwards Neymar and Kylian Mbappe both featured heavily in Paris Saint-Germain’s launch of their new home kit for 2019-20, despite speculation surrounding their futures with the Ligue 1 champions
: 2019 07 01b Nelson Semedo may hold the key to Barcelona’s summer pursuit of both Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann and Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar. However, another option for Barca exists if they want to get Griezmann over the line without paying the entire release clause. That option is including Semedo in a swap deal with Atletico
: 2019 07 01c Juventus have completed the signing of Adrien Rabiot, the Serie A side have announced
2019 07 02 Retrieve
[Paris Saint-Germain have completed the signing of Pablo Sarabia from Sevilla in a deal worth over €20 million] Sevilla FC wishes to thank Pablo Sarabia for all of the great work that he carried out now that his time as a Sevillista comes to a close. He displayed enormous professionalism at all times and we wish him the best of luck in his new professional adventure
: 2019 07 02b Neymar’s father has refuted reports suggesting that he is set to enter into discussions with Barcelona regarding a potential return to Camp Nou for his son
: 2019 07 02c Florentino Luis has signed a new contract with Benfica, which doubles his release clause from €60 million to €120m. The highly-regarded defensive midfielder had emerged as a summer transfer target for Man City and PSG.
: 2019 07 02d Adrien Rabiot wants to make history by emulating Zidane, Trezeguet & Platini at Juventus after joining the Serie A champions on a free transfer
: 2019 07 03 Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe has appeared to end speculation linking him with a move away from the club The 20-year-old, who scored 33 league goals in 29 games last season, tweeted the club’s slogan, ‘Ici c’est Paris’ - ‘this is Paris’ - followed by ‘19/20’.
: 2019 07 04 Paris Saint-Germain have confirmed the signing of former Manchester United and Spain midfielder Ander Herrera.
: 2019 07 04b Ander Herrera was allowed to leave Manchester United for Paris Saint-Germain after the midfielder demanded a new deal worth £350,000 a week
: 2019 07 05 Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has admitted defeat in his club’s efforts to re-sign Neymar despite claiming the player is keen to leave Paris Saint-Germain.
2019 07 06 Retrieve
[Paris Saint-Germain have announced the signing of goalkeeper Marcin Bulka on a two-year deal from Chelsea] The club welcomes Marcin and wishes him every success as a Paris Saint-Germain player
: 2019 07 07 Paris Saint-Germain’s recruitment drive has continued with the signing of Dutch defender Mitchel Bakker from Ajax on a free transfer
2019 07 08 Retrieve
[Paris Saint-Germain have vowed to take action after Neymar failed to report to pre-season training] This Monday, July 8, Neymar da Silva Santos Junior was summoned for the resumption of activities of the professional group of Paris Saint-Germain. Paris Saint-Germain found that the player Neymar Jr did not show up at the agreed time and place, without having been authorized by the Club in advance. Paris Saint-Germain deplores this situation and will take the appropriate measures resulting from it
2019 07 08b Retrieve
[Hours later, Neymar Sr. states that the club knew a year ago that he would not return until July 15 due to commitments with his foundation, Instituto Neymar] The reason [for the delay] is known. It was scheduled a year ago, with Instituto Neymar, and we couldn’t change it. He will be there on 15th [of July]. Simple as that, no big deal. PSG is aware and participate in Instituto Neymar activities
: 2019 07 09 Thomas Meunier put the onus on Paris Saint-Germain to provide clarity on his future by confirming he wants to remain at the club
: 2019 07 09b Leonardo says Kylian Mbappe is a priority for Paris Saint-Germain though the Brazilian does not believe he is in any position to promise club supporters that their young star will be staying put
: 2019 07 10 Atletico Madrid revealed that Barca and Griezmann connived in March to agree to personal terms having been in contact since the month previous. They announced their rejection of Barca’s offer and demanded Griezmann show up to their pre-season programme set for Sunday evening. The World Cup winner was instead pictured on board a yacht off Ibiza, sipping a bottle of beer with - seemingly - not a care in the world. A representative cited ‘emotional stress’ and a legally-mandated 30-day holiday period as the reasons behind his stayaway. Coincidentally, Neymar pulled the same ruse just 24 hours later with PSG not happy about their star turn failing to report for duty
: 2019 07 13 Barcelona must come clean with Philippe Coutinho over his future, according to his agent Kia Joorabchian, who claims the club have promised the Brazilian will remain at Camp Nou while secretly trying to include him in a deal for Neymar.
: 2019 07 13b Neymar has added fuel to rumours of a Barcelona return by posting a video containing an image of himself in the club’s shirt
: 2019 07 13c Paris Saint-Germain are weighing up a year-long loan move with a possible purchase option for Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko.
: 2019 07 16 PSG to demand €222m+ for Neymar & not interested in Philippe Coutinho or Ousmane Dembele swap deal
: 2019 07 16b Paris Saint-Germain have signed Abdou Diallo from Borussia Dortmund in a €32 million move.
2019 07 16c Retrieve
[The latest course of controversy surrounding Al-Khelaifi comes as a result of reports suggesting he paid two million euros to Javier Pastore’s agent in order to bring the player to the Parc des Princes] It is evident that this document was false. Now that it is public, it’s clear that the document is false and hasn’t been published, written or signed by Al-Khelaifi. Our client will file a complaint against the media for the use of false documentation
: 2019 07 18 RB Leipzig have won the race for Christopher Nkunku, with the 21-year-old midfielder joining in a €15 million transfer from Paris Saint-Germain.
: 2019 07 18b Virgiliu Postolachi is another PSG player to have secured a move elsewhere, with the 19-year-old forward linking up with Lille. He has committed to a four-year contract
: 2019 07 20 Neymar has not been named in Paris Saint-Germain’s squad to face Nurnberg in a friendly in Germany on Saturday
: 2019 07 23 Neymar has been named in Paris Saint-Germain’s 33-man squad for their pre-season tour of China, despite heavy speculation regarding his future
2019 07 23b Retrieve
[PSG sign wonderkid Simons following Barcelona exit] At age 16, Xavi Simons is among the most promising players in Dutch football. With a high technical quality and an excellent vision of the game, this young talent will now continue his training at the Rouge et Bleu
: 2019 07 27 AS Roma are set to beat a host of rival clubs to the signing of highly-rated Paris Saint-Germain youngster Ruben Providence.
: 2019 07 30 Paris Saint-Germain have completed the signing of Everton midfielder Idrissa Gana Gueye, with the fee reported to be £28 million
: 2019 08 02 Sao Paulo have confirmed the signing of former Paris Saint-Germain full-back and Brazil star Dani Alves.
: 2019 08 03 Barcelona are preparing to begin talks with Paris Saint-Germain over the signing of Neymar. PSG have been steadfast over their asking price for the Brazil international and have been sticking to their €222 million valuation of the player they signed from Barca in 2017
: 2019 08 07 Barcelona seek Neymar loan deal with option to buy - but must offload Philippe Coutinho to Tottenham first. Sources have told Goal that Paris Saint-Germain are open to loaning Neymar to the Catalan side with an obligation to purchase outright next season
: 2019 08 07b Goalkeeper Kevin Trapp has returned to Eintracht Frankfurt from Paris Saint-Germain following a successful loan spell from the French club
: 2019 08 07c PSG new boy Ander Herrera to miss up to four weeks with calf injury
: 2019 08 08 President Florentino Perez is willing to enter negotiations with the Ligue 1 champions PSG and table an opening bid in excess of €100m, while Neymar would be offered a five-year contract with an annual salary of €25m per season. A possible return to Barcelona now looks to have collapsed, with Philippe Coutinho having rejected the opportunity to make a loan move to Tottenham
: 2019 08 08b Brighton have announced the signing of 19-year-old full-back Romaric Yapi from Paris Saint-Germain for an undisclosed fee
2019 08 15 Retrieve
[PSG extend EA Sports FIFA partnership] We know that a large proportion of the people who engage with Paris Saint-Germain, not least our fans all over the world, regularly play the various games created by EA Sports. The extension of this partnership is also a way for the club to strengthen its relationship with its fans
2019 08 21 Retrieve
[Paris Saint-Germain have been fined €2,000 after their fans aimed an offensive banner at Neymar during their Ligue 1 win over Nimes] Behaviour of the supporters of Paris Saint-Germain: use of pyrotechnic devices and deployment of an offensive banner. €2,000 fine for Paris Saint-Germain
2019 08 26 Retrieve
[Paris Saint-Germain have confirmed Kylian Mbappe will be out for around four weeks after he suffered a hamstring injury on Sunday] Kylian Mbappé injured his left hamstring yesterday. This morning’s tests confirm an absence of four weeks depending on the recovery
2019 08 26b Retrieve
[Cavani was revealed to have suffered an adductor injury as he pulled up after just 11 minutes against Toulouse] Cavani, who also injured during Sunday night’s game at the right hip, had an MRI scan this morning. The recovery time will be refined in the coming days but is not expected before three weeks
2019 09 01 Retrieve
[Areola decided to sit out the game with Metz, and PSG head coach Thomas Tuchel admitted that the rumours of a move were true after the game. PSG have signed goalkeeper Sergio Rico on a one-year loan from Sevilla after their No.1 Alphonse Areola sat out a Ligue 1 game on Friday] There are negotiations between clubs and Alphonse. That’s why he decided not to play
2019 09 17 Retrieve
[Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar has seen his Champions League suspension reduced from three games to two by the Court of Arbitration for Sport] The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has rendered its final decision in the appeal filed by the French club Paris St-Germain and the player Neymar Da Silva Santos Jr. against the decision taken by the UEFA Appeals Body on 18 June 2019. The player was found to have insulted match officials through social media at the end of the Champions League match Paris St-Germain vs Manchester United on 6 March 2019 and sanctioned with a 3-match suspension from UEFA competition matches for which he would otherwise be eligible.
Following an appeal filed on 18 July 2019 by both Paris St-Germain and the player, this CAS procedure was referred to a Sole Arbitrator, Prof. Ulrich Haas (Germany). A hearing was held at the CAS headquarters on 13 September 2019, during which the parties and their legal representatives were heard. In application of Art. 15 (1) lit. b of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations which provides for a minimum suspension of two matches in case of ‘abusive language’ directed at a match official, the Sole Arbitrator partially upheld the appeal and reduced the suspension imposed by UEFA on Neymar Jr. to two (2) UEFA competition matches for which he would otherwise be eligible.
2019 12 07 Retrieve
[PSG condemn immature criticism of Marquinhos after birth of his child] His wife was in the hospital for two days waiting to give birth, the club decided that Marqui stays with her. The club also conveys all its congratulations and wishes of happiness to Marqui and his wife, who gave birth yesterday afternoon to their second child. It is with dismay that we heard the immature and hurtful remarks made yesterday in L’Equipe du Soir. Coming from people who give us year-round lessons on the values of sport and life, we are surprised by the mediocrity of these remarks
Very happy for you Marquinhos, as well as for the mother. Enjoy this new moment of happiness with your family
2020 04 30 Retrieve
[PSG crowned Ligue 1 champions and Lyon miss out on Champions League after coronavirus cancellation] National Associations and/or Leagues should be in a position to communicate to UEFA by May 25, 2020, the planned restart of their domestic competitions - including the date of restart and the competition format
2020 04 30b Retrieve
[PSG dedicate Ligue 1 title triumph to ‘everyday heroes’ on coronavirus front line] We would like to dedicate this 2019-2020 Ligue 1 title to healthcare staff and to all the everyday heroes on the frontline whose commitment and self-sacrifice over many weeks have earned our deepest admiration. We understand, respect and support the decisions taken by the French government to end the championship. Health, as the government has always said, must be everyone’s priority. I would like to thank the players, the coach, the technical and medical staff as well as all the club’s employees for their tremendous work. This trophy is a reward for their hard work every day. In these difficult times, I hope that this trophy will bring a little happiness and hope to all our supporters, and I am grateful to them for their unwavering support which helps drive Paris Saint-Germain forward. I would also like to also thank all our partners for their loyalty throughout, and I look forward to being able to celebrate this title with all the PSG family when the conditions allow
2020 06 23 Retrieve
[Three PSG players test positive for coronavirus] These individuals had exhibited symptoms during the confinement period when they were not in contact with each other. They are no longer contagious and will resume their training program
2020 06 25 Retrieve
[Dortmund confirm free signing of full-back Thomas Meunier from PSG] Borussia Dortmund plays exactly the football that I want to play: exciting, authentic and natural. BVB are known for their enthusiastic fans and the atmosphere during the game with PSG at Signal Iduna Park really influenced my decision