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PSG extend Verratti’s contract until 2024

4 November, 2019 12:00 AM printer

French football powerhouse Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti pledged his future to his club, as PSG prolonged his deal until 2024 on Wednesday, report agencies.

PSG said on their website that the club is happy to announce the contract extension of Italian central midfielder Verratti for a further three seasons.

The club added that Verratti, who will turn 27 in November, will be at Parc des Princes until June 30, 2024. Verratti is a PSG veteran, playing for this club since July 2012. In his seven-year spell in Paris, Verratti made 290 appearances and scored nine goals.

He won 22 major trophies with PSG including six French top-tier division Ligue 1 titles. Verratti

went down the PSG history as the Italian international became the most successful Paris Saint-Germain player.

“I think I’m coming to the most important moment of my career. I think at 27 you know a lot, you have more experience... I’m really happy to be able to continue here in Paris,” Verratti told the club’s website.

“Like I’ve said since day one, I feel really good here. I feel that I play for a team with big ambitions. That’s the key thing for me because I want to win as much as possible.” “Here we have that possibility because we have a great team, we have a great coach,” he added. “We can do great things together.”