Can Neymar, 4 PSG Players Shoot Inter Milan
Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) expressed great interest to bring Inter midfielder Joao Mario. Since the summer transfer window opened, the French giants continue to try to negotiate with Inter Milan, though not openly.
Indeed, Mario has just bought Inter last summer from Sporting CP. Unmitigated, I Nerazzuri recruited him with a transfer value of 40 million euros.
But unfortunately, the successful midfielder delivered the Portuguese national team to the 2016 European Cup champions failed to meet the expectations of the Inter Milan officials. Last season he contributed three goals and seven overlapping (assist) of 32 appearances.
Mario then often rumored to be sold. The news is increasingly widely heard since Inter recruited Borja Valero and followed Matias Vecino of Fiorentina.
Inter Milan also tried to take advantage of PSG’s interest in Mario. I Nerazzuri tried to barter the 24-year-old midfielder with some PSG players they want. Moreover, PSG must sell players because it will get Neymar in the near future.
Here are four retainers belonging to PSG that makes Inter Milan fall in love. Who are they?
1. Julian Draxler
Latest news mentions Inter Milan tried to seduce PSG to hand over Julian Draxler if seriously want Joao Mario. Corriere dello Sport on Wednesday (8/2/2017) reported that the German national team players are now the main target of Inter to bartered with Mario.
So far there has been no reaction from PSG for the news. However, it is expected Inter desire will be difficult to materialize because Draxler is an important player for PSG. Last season, the 23-year-old winger scored 10 goals and three mature bait for PSG in just half a season. He immediately fit with PSG game style without taking long.
Yes, Draxler has just been imported by PSG in January 2017. He was recruited from Wolfsburg with a transfer value of 40 million euros. Previously, Wolfsburg bought it from Schalke 04 for 43 million euros in 2015. His contract with PSG is still long, ie until June 2021.
2. Javier Pastore
Long before Julian Draxler, Inter were already interested in Javier Pastore. I Nerazzuri want to bring back the Argentine midfielder to Serie A after six years of adventure in the French league. However, PSG has always refused to release Pastore.
However, now, asa Inter to get 28 years old midfielder was back open since they know PSG really want Joao Mario. Inter require PSG to hand Pastore if he wants to take Mario to France.
Pastore had previously played in Serie A with Palermo in 2009-2011. During that time, he appeared in 82 games and scored 16 goals and 16 ripens for Palermo. It was later purchased by PSG in 2011, for 42 million euros.
3. Serge Aurier
It can be said, PSG’s most wanted player at the moment is Serge Aurier. The reason, Inter already have a lot of midfielders, and Aurier playing in the right-wing defender.
With interest in PSG Joao Mario, Inter hope PSG would give Aurier. Moreover, Inter intend to reduce the number of their midfielders following the arrival of Borja Valero and Matias Vecino.
A few days ago, Gianluca Di Marzio’s website briefly announced that the French League giants were ready to hand Aurier with 30 million euros in cash to Inter. However, until today the news has not been confirmed by PSG.
Aurier itself is not only interested by Inter. The Ivory Coast defender was also hunted by Juventus and Manchester United. Reportedly, Aurier does not have an EU passport that makes it difficult to move.
Aurier has so far only made a career in France, from childhood. The 24-year-old is a Lens Academy dropout. In total, he has played in 160 matches in Ligue 1. Particular with PSG, he was recorded in 81 matches, contributing 5 goals and 15 mature passes in three years.
4. Angel Di Maria
Outside the situation about Joao Mario, Inter Milan also wants another PSG star, the Angel Di Maria. Inter’s interest in Di Maria was even long before PSG wanted Joao Mario. However, until now there has been no definite step that made Inter to bring the former Real Madrid and Manchester United player.
A month ago, Inter had reportedly made a bid worth 40 million euros plus an incentive bonus of 10 million euros to PSG. In fact, Inter striker, Mauro Icardi, has also commented about the opportunity Di Maria playing with him at Giuseppe Meazza.
Not only there, La Beneamata has also offered a contract duration of 4 years with 7.5 million euros salary per year for Di Maria. But lately, the news is dimming with the rolling of pre-season tournaments