Emery: PSG are working to sign Wendel

first_imgTransfers Emery: PSG are working to sign Wendel Robin Bairner Last updated 1 year ago 22:50 11/21/17 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Wendel Fluminense Getty Images Transfers PSG PSG v Celtic Celtic UEFA Champions League Reports suggest that a deal has already been brokered to bring the 20-year-old midfielder to Paris but the coach says it is something “for the future” Paris Saint-Germain head coach Unai Emery has confirmed that his side are seeking to confirm a deal to sign Wendel.The 20-year-old Fluminense man is regarded as one of the brightest talents playing in the Brazilian top flight currently and has attracted a number of top European sides to follow him.PSG 7/1 to beat Celtic 4-0 Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player PSG, though, appear to be leading the chase as they seek to bolster their group of Brazilians, which includes Thiago Silva, Marquinhos, Dani Alves and the world’s most expensive player, Neymar. “It’s something the club is working on,” Emery confirmed in the pre-match press conference before PSG’s Champions League meeting with Celtic on Wednesday. “I’ve spoken to sporting director Antero Henrique about it, but it’s for the future and I’m focused on the present.”Reports suggest a deal could be concluded for a fee in the region of €10 million.He could prove a replacement for Javier Pastore, who has been linked with Sevilla, Roma and Inter due to a lack of game time in Paris.Meanwhile, Emery also confirmed that Thiago Motta has undergone knee surgery and faces a spell on the sidelines as a consequence.last_img read more