Reports: Zinedine Zidane close to uniting with PSG as Coach

By Piyush


As per a report, French champions PSG are near to reaching an agreement for Zinedine Zidane to replace Mauricio Pochettino as coach.

As per Europe 1 an agreement in proposition is in place between the club and Zidane, 49, for the former Real Madrid boss before the new season.

RMC Sport asserts sources at the Parc des Princes have rejected to deny the reports.

Later, a PSG source notified that such an agreement would have to be considered with caution.

Pochettino has a year left on his agreement and led the Parisians to the Ligue 1 title last term however they were eliminated of the Champions League knock-out stages.

The outfit’s hierarchy have openly said their wish to triumph the tourney with Zidane having guided the Spanish giants to the title 3 seasons consecutively.

Before, PSG declared the arrival of Luis Campos as their football advisor to replace Leonardo.

The 57-year-old Portugese, assisted Monaco to the French crown in 2017 as well as Monaco 4 years later and worked apace with Kylian Mbappe on the Mediterranean coast.

“I am delighted to be joining Paris Saint-Germain, which I consider is the most ambitious and exciting club in world football,” Campos stated in a PSG statement.

“I believe strongly in and share the vision of the club and I cannot wait to get started to further unleash the great potential of this exceptional club,” he further said.

The new French top-flight season starts on 6th of August with the French Trophee des Champions 5 days before as PSG face Nantes in Israel.



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