Paris Saint-Germain are in the process of reinvigorating their once-ambitious project, and sporting director Antero Henrique is the man Oryx Qatar Sports Investments (QSI) have charged with leading the revolution.
Since his arrival at the start of June, the Portuguese has been tackling mostly internal issues -- notably the battle to keep Marco Verratti -- but he has now started to turn his attention toward potential summer signings.
After speaking with chairman and CEO Nasser Al-Khelaifi and coach...
The transfer window is upon us and there are plenty of big-name players who are being linked with moves. But how much would they cost?
The CIES Football Observatory research team has developed a unique approach to estimate the transfer value of players on a scientific basis. The model includes multiple variables on player performance (minutes, goals, etc.) and characteristics (age, contract, etc.), as well as data on employer clubs and potential recruiting ones.
A disappointing 2016-17 season ended on a small positive for Paris Saint-Germain with a record 11th Coupe de France success on May 27 at Stade de France.
Following that triumph, 14 squad members then went off for international duty -- Jean-Kevin Augustin and Christopher Nkunku were already in South Korea for the FIFA under-20 World Cup -- before finally getting a break.
A few players picked up injuries while with their national teams, notably Edinson Cavani and Marco Verratti, so they will report...