Soccer-PSG sign Dutch midfielder Wijnaldum from Liverpool

Soccer-PSG sign Dutch midfielder Wijnaldum from Liverpool

Netherlands midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum will join Paris St Germain from Premier League side Liverpool on a three-year deal, the French Ligue 1 side announced on Thursday.

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FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - Champions League - Round of 16 Second Leg - Liverpool v RB Leipzig - Puskas Arena, Budapest, Hungary - March 10, 2021 Liverpool's Georginio Wijnaldum reacts REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo

REUTERS: Netherlands midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum will join Paris St Germain from Premier League side Liverpool on a three-year deal, the French Ligue 1 side announced on Thursday.

The 30-year-old Wijnaldum made 237 appearances and scored 22 goals for Liverpool in all competitions, lifting the Premier League, Champions League, UEFA Super Cup and the FIFA Club World Cup titles with them.

"Signing for PSG is a new challenge for me," Wijnaldum told the club's website. "I'm joining one of the best squads in Europe and I want to bring all my desire and commitment to this ambitious project.

"PSG have proved how good they are in recent years and I'm convinced that together, with our supporters, we can go even further and higher."

(Reporting by Shrivathsa Sridhar in Bengaluru; Editing by Nick Macfie)

Source: Reuters

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