Paris Saint-Germain have finally confirmed the completed signing of Ander Herrera on a free transfer after his contract expired at Manchester United.
The Spain international looks a quality signing considering there’s no transfer fee to pay, having shone as one of United’s most important players for a number of years.
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Herrera was first linked with PSG some time ago by the Daily Record, but it’s only now that the deal has been made official.
With Adrien Rabiot also moving on a free transfer this summer, leaving PSG for Juventus, it seems vital that the Ligue 1 giants have been able to replace him with such a proven player.
Herrera should make a great fit to this PSG side and add more of a competitive edge to their midfield, and he’s explained why he chose the move to the Parc des Princes.
“Paris Saint-Germain is the greatest club in France,” he told their official site.
“It keeps on improving and competes to win every possible title. I was looking forward to coming to Paris and to wearing those colours. I hope to continue to make history with the club!
“Joining this club is an amazing feeling. I also love the city. Paris is the most beautiful city in the world.”
Now the game can begin! ??
— Paris Saint-Germain (@PSG_English) July 4, 2019
The 29-year-old also made a promise to his new fans, which sounds very in keeping with how he performed at Man Utd.
“I promise three things: work, professionalism and passion,” he added. “I also promise to improve my French because I think that the language is very important for the team’s communication.”