newsfootball4 months ago

What Barcelona did this summer is not fair and I’m not sure if it is legal, claims Nasser Al-Khelaifi

Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has hit out at Barcelona for their business during the summer window and believes that it is neither legal nor is it fair. The La Liga giants sold several in-house assets in mega-million deals in order to fund a rebuild of their current squad.
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newsfootball7 months ago

Was not easy for Lionel Messi last but we will see best version next season, claims Nasser Al-Khelaifi

Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has admitted that Lionel Messi did not enjoy the best of times during his inaugural season at the Parc des Princes although he backed the star to replicate his best displays next campaign. The Argentine joined PSG on a free transfer last summer.
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newsfootball7 months ago

Champions League is football’s soul and it’s unfair to deny it with closed league, claims Nasser Al-Khelaifi

PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has hit out at Real Madrid and the Super League, admitting that they will never let a closed league happen because it robs football of its soul. This comes in light of the fact that the Parisians stayed away from the European Super League while Real Madrid did not.
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newsfootball7 months ago

Rejected €180 million last summer for Kylian Mbappe because I knew he wanted to stay, admits Nasser Al-Khelaifi

Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has revealed that he rejected advances from Real Madrid worth upto €180 million because he was confident in persuading Kylian Mbappe to extend his contract with the club. The Frenchman signed a new deal with the French club until 2025.
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newsfootball7 months ago

We never spoke with Zinedine Zidane directly or indirectly, insists Nasser Al-Khelaifi

Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has claimed that the French club were never in discussions with Zinedine Zidane to takeover as the club's next manager with Mauricio Pochettino set to be sacked. Nice coach Christophe Galtier is the favorite to be the Argentine’s successor.
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newsfootball11 months ago

Reports | PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi and Leonardo found banging on referee's door post loss to Real Madrid

According to ESPN, Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi and sporting director Leonardo forced the security staff to calm them down after they were found banging on the referee’s door. This comes after Real Madrid produced an incredible comeback to knock PSG out of the Champions League.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Kylian Mbappe is going to stay with PSG and we're never going to sell him, proclaims Nasser Al-Khelaifi

Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has insisted that Kylian Mbappe will not be leaving the club and he believes that the forward won't leave on a free transfer. The 22-year-old's contract expires at the end of 2022 and has been linked with a move to Spain, Italy and even England.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Super League didn’t have the welfare of football at heart, admits Nasser Al-Khelaifi

Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi says the Super League project was not in football's best interests. Intended to cater for the interest of the wider footballing population, PSG were invited to join this ambitious project as one of the founding members, but they chose to decline.
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newsfootball3 years ago

PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi charged in FIFA bribery case

PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has been charged in relation to the investigation linked to World Cup television rights but no longer faces an accusation of bribery. This comes after a three year investigation by FIFA over the broadcasting rights to both the 2026 and the 2030 World Cup.
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