Updated 07/23/2021 – 19:27
Paris Saint-Germain continues to lay the foundations for its new project. To the signings of Sergio Ramos, Donnarumma, Achraf, Wijnaldum … The renewal until 2023 of Mauricio Pochettino is now added.
In this way, PSG confirms its confidence in a coach who arrived in the winter market to replace Thomas Tuchel. He did not do well in Ligue 1 – he finished second behind Lille – but ‘Poche’ won two titles in his first six months on the bench at the Parc des Princes.
The ex of Espanyol, Southampton and Tottenham he won the Super Cup against Marseille (2-1) and the Cup against Monaco (2-0). In addition, they reached the semifinals of the Champions League after eliminating Barcelona in the round of 16 and Bayern in the quarterfinals.
For us it is very important to feel the support and trust of the club and we will do everything possible to make the fans feel proud of us.
Pochettino, logically, did not hide his joy for the renovation: “I am really happy. For us it is very important to feel the support and trust of the club and we will do everything possible to make the fans feel proud of us.. 20 years ago I was the captain and now I am the coach. It is a dream come true”.
We are happy that Mauricio continues his adventure at PSG
Nasser Al-Khelaïfi, president of PSG
President Nasser Al-Khelaïfi also welcomed the agreement: “We are happy that Mauricio is continuing his adventure at PSG. He was the captain 20 years ago, he shares the club’s values, ambition and vision for the future. “