PSG’s first summer recruit when his arrival was formalized this Thursday afternoon, Georginio Wijnaldum is ready to make his debut with the Parisian club. At the microphone of PSGTV, the Dutchman has displayed his ambitions and comes to Paris to “try to write history”.
PSG has its first summer recruit. This Thursday afternoon, the capital club formalized the arrival of Georginio Wijnaldum. The Dutch midfielder has initialed a 3-year contract, binding him to PSG until June 2024.
Free from any contract while he has not extended his adventure with Liverpool, Wijnaldum arrives at PSG with great ambitions. At the microphone of PSGTV, the Batavian gave his first words as a Parisian player from the Netherlands, where he is currently preparing for the Euro with his selection.
“I am very happy to be able to join a club like Paris Saint-Germain! It is obviously a club with very good players, a good manager who I spoke to before joining the club and whom I know well. C ‘is a club that plays to lift titles, to win, so I’m really, really looking forward to joining the team, “he said on the PSG official website.
“I am ready for a new challenge”, says Wijnaldum
After having traveled the Dutch first division and the Premier League for a long time, ‘Gini’ Wijnaldum is about to open a new chapter in his career at PSG with which he will discover a new championship, a new culture. A challenge that he considers himself “ready” to face.
“I’m ready for Ligue 1. You know, I already transferred to another country when I was playing in the Netherlands and discovered the Premier League. But it was good because I already had played for many years in Holland and sometimes you’re ready for a new challenge. And I think right now I’m ready for a new challenge and also for a new championship. So I’m ready and I’m ready to take up the challenge in France. I can’t wait to be there, but also to play in the Cup matches and, of course, to participate in the Champions League! “
The Dutch midfielder is eager to meet the PSG supporters at the Parc des Princes and is ready to bring them a lot of titles: “My message to the fans is that I am happy to join your club, I am happy to come and play for you and I promise that as long as I play for Paris Saint-Germain I will give everything I have, do my best every day, train hard and try to improve as a player and I hope, with my fingers crossed, that we can bring you a lot of titles and I hope I can help the team bring them to the fans. “