Paris Saint Germain

  • Watch: PSG's Thiago Motta attacked with a headbutt August 17, 2014

    Paris: Paris Saint-Germain President Nasser Al-Khelaifi wants Brandao to be banned for life after the Bastia striker headbutted Thiago Motta at the end of a French league match on Saturday. After Bastia's 2-0 loss to PSG, Brandao waited for Thiago Motta in the tunnel and headbutted the midfielder, leaving him with...
  • I'm not heading to PSG, says ex-Juventus boss Antonio Conte July 24, 2014

    Rome: Former Juventus manager Antonio Conte has dismissed reports that he is set to replace Laurent Blanc as coach of Paris Saint-Germain, saying on Wednesday that the stories are "devoid of any truth". "I learned in a newspaper, while I was on holiday, that there was apparently contact between what was...
  • Chelsea's David Luiz signs 5-year deal with PSG June 13, 2014

    Paris: Paris Saint-Germain has completed the transfer of David Luiz from Chelsea, with the Brazil international signing a five-year deal with the French champions. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed but it will reportedly make Luiz the world's most expensive defender. Chelsea and PSG both announced the deal last month...
  • Yaya Toure expresses interest for PSG move May 27, 2014

    Paris: Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure says it would be an "honour" to play for Paris Saint-Germain, adding to speculation that he could leave the England champions. Toure, who was the driving force behind City's Premier League title success this season, complained last week about the way the club celebrated his...
  • PSG extend Blanc's contract to 2016 May 8, 2014

    Paris: Paris Saint-Germain has extended coach Laurent Blanc's contract to June 2016, a day after he guided the club to a fourth French league title. Blanc was not even the club's first choice to succeed Carlo Ancelotti last summer, but he has outdone his predecessor by leading PSG to a league...
  • Time to erase bad memories of 1998 Football World Cup final: Thiago Silva April 14, 2014

    Paris: He was not a part of the Brazilian World Cup team that was headed into submission by a Zinedine Zadane-inspired France 16 summers ago but Thiago Silva, who is expected to lead the yellow brigade this year, says he wants to erase the "bad memories" at the Stade de...
  • Demba Ba's late goal sends Chelsea through to Champions League semi-finals April 9, 2014

    London: Chelsea overturned a two-goal deficit against Paris Saint-Germain to reach the Champions League semi-finals on Tuesday, with Paris-born striker Demba Ba clinching a 2-0 win that sent the London club through on away goals with a 3-3 draw. After losing 3-1 in the French capital, Andre Schuerrle began Chelsea's comeback...
  • Champions League QF, 2nd Leg: Chelsea host PSG in a must-win clash April 8, 2014

    Following the 3-1 loss at the Parc des Princes in the first leg, Chelsea will host Paris Saint-Germain at Stamford Bridge in the second leg. ...
  • Powerful quarter-finals line-up in Champions League March 31, 2014

    Manchester: Six past winners, three domestic league leaders and many of the world's best players take their places this week in one of the strongest quarter-final lineups in the 22-year history of the Champions League. There appears to be no weak link in the last eight, with Manchester United unlikely to...
  • Real Madrid, Manchester United, PSG advance in Champions League November 28, 2013

    London: Nine-time winner Real Madrid, Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain qualified on Wednesday for the round of 16 in the Champions League. Juventus kept alive their chances of reaching the knockout stage. Madrid needed only a draw at home with Galatasaray to clinch the top spot in Group B. The Spanish...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Friday July 27, 2013

    IBNLive Sports gives you Friday's round-up of all the latest transfer news and gossip involving the leading clubs and top players around the world. No intention of selling Luis Suarez: Liverpool Liverpool managing director Ian Ayre says the club has no intention of selling striker Suarez despite persistent interest from Arsenal and...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Friday July 19, 2013

    IBNLive Sports gives you Friday's round-up of all the latest transfer news and gossip from the leading clubs and top players around the world. We have money to buy Lionel Messi: PSG warn Barcelona Paris Saint-Germain president Sheikh Nasser Al-Khelaifi has sensationally stated that he might try to sign Barcelona's Lionel Messi...
  • Liverpool keen on PSG striker Gameiro July 18, 2013

    English Premier League side Liverpool are making a move for Paris Saint-Germain striker Kevin Gameiro in order to bolster their forward options. PSG spent a fortune signing Edinson Cavani from Napoli and currently find themselves deficit of funds. The Daily Star reports Liverpool are looking pounce on this opportunity bidding for...
  • PSG sign Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani for a record fee July 17, 2013

    Paris: Paris Saint-Germain broke the transfer record in the French league on Tuesday by signing Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani to a five-year contract for a reported fee of 64 million euros ($84 million). The previous record belonged to Monaco, which recently paid Atletico Madrid an estimated 60 million euros ($79...
  • No PSG bid for Chelsea target Edinson Cavani: Napoli July 4, 2013

    Naples: Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has dismissed reports that the Serie A club have received an offer from Paris Saint-Germain for Edinson Cavani, according to espn.co.uk. Speculation over Cavani's possible departure from Naples increased this week, with the striker seemingly destined for Chelsea, but PSG now appear to lead the...
  • Real close in on Ancelotti and Isco, says president Perez June 25, 2013

    Madrid: Paris Saint-Germain coach Carlo Ancelotti and Malaga midfielder Isco, are close to joining Real Madrid, president Florentino Perez said on Monday. The nine-times European champions have been chasing a replacement for Jose Mourinho, who left at the end of last season and joined Chelsea, and one of Europe's most coveted...
  • Fabio Capello rules out PSG move June 21, 2013

    Paris: Fabio Capello's son has told RMC that negotiations about his father taking over as manager of Paris Saint-Germain never even started and that "there was no offer" from the French club. Capello, 67, was tipped by media to be unveiled as successor to compatriot Carlo Ancelotti at the Parc des...
  • PSG to reportedly unveil Fabio Capello as new manager June 19, 2013

    Paris: Fabio Capello is set to be announced as the new manager of French club Paris Saint-Germain, according to a report in ESPN Soccernet. Current PSG manager Carlo Ancelotti would then be allowed to make his highly-rumoured move to the vacant position at Real Madrid. Current Russia national team boss Capello has...
  • Tevez uncertain about his future June 18, 2013

    Carlos Tevez continues to remain under the shadows of uncertainty. The Argentine striker is in a precarious state as to which club his future lies in. "I really don't know anything about my future," the striker told Radio Cooperativa in Argentina. I have to wait for news. I am on vacation and...
  • Brazil captain Thiago Silva in doubt for France friendly June 8, 2013

    Porto Alegre, Brazil: Brazil captain Thiago Silva is in doubt for Sunday's international friendly against France in Porto Alegre due to injury. The Paris Saint-Germain centre-back was absent from training Friday, reportedly suffering muscle soreness following Brazil's 2-2 draw with England at the Maracana stadium last Sunday. His place could be taken...
  • Ancelotti wants to leave PSG, says Real is an option May 20, 2013

    Paris: Paris Saint-Germain coach Carlo Ancelotti wants to leave the club and says Real Madrid is a possible destination. The Italian had a meeting to discuss his future with club president Nasser Al-Khelaifi and sporting director Leonardo on Sunday. But it's believed the recently crowned French league champions are reluctant to...
  • David Beckham walks off in tears after last home game May 19, 2013

    Paris: David Beckham hugged his team-mates with tears in his eyes, then walked off the pitch to a standing ovation - for the last time in front of a home crowd at a football game. A clearly emotional Beckham was mobbed by his team-mates on the field when coach Carlo...
  • David Beckham to retire from soccer at end of season May 17, 2013

    London: David Beckham is retiring from soccer after the season, ending a career in which he become a global superstar since starting his career at Manchester United. The 38-year-old Englishman recently won a league title in a fourth country with Paris Saint-Germain. He said in a statement Friday he is "thankful...
  • Manchester City may slide in Champions League rankings: report April 30, 2013

    New Delhi: The 2012 EPL champions may be relegated to the third tier of the Champions League after their dismal campaign in 2013, 'The Telegraph' reported. Manchester City are likely to be relegated to the third tier of Champions League seeds next season following their failure to qualify from the group...
  • Arsene Wenger may leave Arsenal and move to PSG: report April 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Arsene Wenger's 17-year reign at the English Premier League club Arsenal may end as the manager at Emirates is persuaded to leave England and take charge at Paris St-Germain (PSG), The Telegraph reported on Tuesday. "The club's (PSG) proprietors, who have spent heavily on the likes of Zlatan...
  • PSG not interested in Cavani, says Leonardo April 25, 2013

    Rome: Paris Saint-Germain sporting director Leonardo has claimed that Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani is not a transfer target of the French football club. French media reported on Tuesday that the Ligue 1 leaders had already agreed a deal to sign the Napoli forward, reports Xinhua. Leonardo dismissed those reports on Wednesday insisting...
  • Tito Vilanova to run 1st Barca practice since return March 29, 2013

    Barcelona: Barcelona assistant coach Jordi Roura says manager Tito Vilanova will direct Friday's practice, his first since returning from a 10-week medical stay in New York. Roura says Vilanova will not travel with the team to Vigo for Saturday's Spanish league match against Celta Vigo. Vilanova returned home on Tuesday after...
  • PSG look to forget domestic woes against Valencia March 5, 2013

    Paris: Paris Saint-Germain's inconsistency in the French league has yet to impact their Champions League campaign as the big spenders hold a 2-1 lead ahead of Wednesday's return leg in the last 16 against Valencia. PSG have not reached the Champions League quarter-finals since 1995 and will be favoured to...
  • Beckham could make debut next weekend: Ancelotti February 7, 2013

    Paris: David Beckham could make his Paris Saint-Germain debut in 10 days. Coach Carlo Ancelotti says Beckham may play at Sochaux on February 17. Beckham joined the club amid a whirl of flashbulbs last week, signing a five-month deal until the end of the season. The 37-year-old former England captain has...
  • Emirates agrees to 5-year PSG deal February 1, 2013

    London: An Emirates airlines executive says a new five-year shirt sponsorship deal has been agreed to in principle with Paris Saint-Germain. Emirates senior vice president Boutros Boutros tells The Associated Press the contract is being finalised by lawyers and should be signed this month. Last year, PSG's Qatari owners were reportedly...