As very often, Leonardo looks to Italy to strengthen PSG in the next mercato.
PSG is on several sites at once. There is of course the extension of Kylian Mbappé which is urgent, he who comes to the end of his contract next June. He is not the only one because the management also wants to extend three other executives: Marquinhos, Marco Verratti and Presnel Kimpembe, all linked to the Red and Blue until 2024. If these files are not urgent, it is still to make a first contact.
Leonardo, whose future is not clearly defined either at PSG, is also making contacts for the next mercato. There may be some changes in the Parisian squad, because many people are announced on the departure as Herrera, Draxler, Kurzawa or Icardi to name a few. They will have to be replaced and the Corriere dello Sport tells us in its columns today that the Brazilian sporting director is prospecting, as often, in Italy.
PSG is interested in Ederson
He has in his sights a certain Ederson, the midfielder of Salernitana, the bottom of Serie A. Arrived only this winter from Corinthians for a transfer estimated at 6.5 M€, the new partner of Franck Ribery has quickly made a place in the squad with already 5 starts in the championship for 7 games played in total (461 minutes of play), if not to have improved the situation of the club.
In any case, he has a bright future according to Walter Sabbatini, the director of the Salernitana. “I’ve hooked up with him. He is a 22-year-old player who will soon go to play mezzala in a big club,” he said two weeks ago. According to Corriere, PSG already knows the price of the midfielder. It will be necessary to pay about 26 M€ for a player under contract until 2026. If they go down to Serie B, which is what is happening, the Granata will have no choice but to sell…