After Paris Saint German secured the prized signature of Napoli striker Edinson Cavani for an astonishing fee of £55 million it now means the club has two of the most lethal strikers in world football today in Cavani and Zlatan Ibrahimovic. But the question is …. Can they play together?
You would think that two quality strikers would be able to play together easily and be able to complement each other to give the wealthy French title winners the most potent attacking force in Europe. It may not be that easy. Last season both Ibrahimovic and Cavani were the main men in their respective sides and both often played upfront on their own with attacking players either side of them.
As the Paris club secured the Ligue 1 title, the main man was Ibrahimovic who scored a sensational 30 goals in just 34 appearances which proved he was the main… Continue reading →
Marco Verratti has agreed a new contract at Paris Saint Germain that will keep him at the club until 2018, according to his agent Donato Di Campli.
The Italian midfielder has been subject to interest from Italian side Napoli who recently claimed they were going to make him a “monstrous” offer to join them. This offer never materialised but Verratti expressed his desire to stay with the French champions anyway.
The Italy international played 39 times in total for PSG last season and is expected to be part of the Italian World Cup squad in Brazil next summer. He has also been linked with a move to Manchester United in the last few weeks but this announcement appears to have ended speculation of a move away.
20-year-old Verratti is often compared to Italian legend Andrea Pirlo so interest will always be high but he feels that he… Continue reading →