Soccer – Mercato – PSG
Posted on Oct 10th, 2020 at 11:15 pm by HG
When Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting joined Bayern Munich this summer, he actually turned down an offer from Leonardo that would have allowed him to stay at PSG this season.
Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting, long considered an undesirable element and banned from the list of PSG staff in the Champions League in the second half of the season, has finally managed to silence all of his critics. After Edinson Cavani left on June 30 at the end of his contract, which he did not want to extend for another two months, the Cameroonian striker was re-accepted into the Paris group by extending his lease by two months. is then turned into a hero for an evening. Indeed, he was the great architect of PSG’s qualification against Atalanta (2-1) in the Champions League quarter-finals by helping to equalize Marquinhos before scoring the second Paris goal. on a service from Kylian Mbappé in added time. It was only here, after this beautiful story, that Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting made the decision to look elsewhere, freely joining Bayern Munich, while PSG wanted to extend it for another season. A wish from the residents of the Parc des Princes was confirmed this Saturday by Antonio Conceição, the Cameroonian coach.
“PSG tried to extend it for a year but didn’t want to”
“Choupo-Moting finished the season very well and was decisive for the Paris SG Final 8 in the Champions League. It’s very good for him, his motivation. PSG tried to extend it for a year but didn’t want to. We rely on him very much. He’s an important part of our group, he has a lot of experience, he played for PSG, in England, in Germany, it’s important for the group’s experience. He will always be a key element of our invitations, ”Antonio Conceição explained in an interview with FootMercato.