Paris Saint-Germain welcomes Real Madrid at home at the Parc des Princes for their Tuesday night’s Champions League encounter versus Real Madrid. Unai Emery’s side fail to resist pressure to a 3-1 defeat to Los Blancos in the first-leg of the round of 16, and they face a difficult task of overturning the tie, considering […]
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Paris Saint-Germain Football Club, commonly known as Paris Saint-Germain (French pronunciation: [paʁi sɛ̃ ʒɛʁmɛ̃]) and familiarly as PSG or Paris SG, is a French sports club founded in 1970, and based in the city of Paris in France. The club is most notable for its professional football team, which plays in the highest tier of French football, the Ligue 1.
The Parc des Princes has been the home ground of Paris Saint-Germain since 1974. PSG is France’s most successful football club in terms of trophies won, with 32. Domestically, the Parisians have won six Ligue 1 titles, a record ten French Cups, a record seven French League Cups, six French Super Cups and one Ligue 2 title. In international club football, they have won one UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup and one UEFA Intertoto Cup.
Paris SG is also the only club to have never been relegated from Ligue 1, one of only two French clubs to have won a major European title, and the most popular football club in France. Moreover, the Red-and-Blues have a long-standing rivalry with Olympique de Marseille. The duo contest French football’s most notorious match, known as Le Classique.
Oryx Qatar Sports Investments (QSi) has been the club’s owner since 2011. The takeover made Paris Saint-Germain not only the richest club in France but one of the wealthiest in the world. The club has other departments for youth football, women’s football, handball, and eSports.
According to Italian news outlet TuttoSport, Real Madrid are joined with Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester United in the race to sign Lazio’s Serbian midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic. PSG were initially believed to the front-runners for the midfielder’s signature as they were believed to make an offer thought to be around €170m but it now seems the […]
A hat-trick from Cristiano Ronaldo helped Real Madrid to get an easy win against Real Sociedad by 5-2 at Santiago Bernabeu last Saturday. This win seemed like the perfect way to go for the Champions League match against Paris Saint-Germain for the Los Blancos. The defending European champions dominated the game from the very beginning […]
Paris Saint-Germain Star, Neymar Jr has acknowledged the fact that he was not expecting his career in the Ligue to boost up so fast since joining the French club from Barcelona. His supposed move was famously known to be €222 million move from Barcelona to PSG, which raised rumours of what he would bring to […]
Celtic, are not under duress of seeing their unbeaten record come to an end anytime soon, are looking to add more depth to their squad this transfer window. The Bhoys manager Brendan Rodgers has revealed plans are in place to make the club summer loan signing from Paris Saint-Germain Odsonne Edouard the club’s record signing, […]
Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers is contemplating on whether or not he should make the move for Odsonne Edouard a permanent contract at Parkhead, according to a report in The Daily Record. The striker who is currently plying his trade on loan at Celtic from Paris Saint-Germain signed for the Hoops on deadline day in the […]
Neymar’s representative have written to Uefa, demanding the governing body throwing Barcelona out of the Champions League over an unpaid loyalty bonus to their client, according to reports. The Brazilian’s camp alleges that Barca backed out on a £23m ($30m) payment to Neymar Sr following a contract renewal the Paris Saint-Germain’s forward signed at the […]
Santos are set to receive a small slice of the monumental pie that has seen former player Neymar complete a world-record €222m transfer to Paris Saint-Germain. The Brazilian club will earn a relatively tiny portion of the overall fee after they insert a sell-on clause into Neymar’s contract – an amount worth €9m – upon […]
The world’s most expensive football Neymar insists it wan ambition and not moved by the lure of riches that convinced him to swap La Liga giants Barcelona for Paris Saint-Germain. The Brazil international has put pen to paper on a five-year deal with the Les Parisians after his legal representatives paid Barca €222 million (£200.6million) […]
Ending an extended transfer saga, Paris Saint-Germain completed the signing of Neymar from Barcelona on Thursday. Barcelona and Neymar finalized his contract buyout on Thursday, making him a free agent and able to sign with PSG after weeks of protracted rumours. The buyout clause paid the La Liga giants a whopping €222 million. The Ligue […]