DECRYPTION – After its XXL transfer window last summer, Paris-SG are still waiting to see the Spanish defender play and the Dutch midfielder perform at their level in Liverpool. Worrisome?
Paris Saint-Germain did strong last summer. Very strong. An XXL transfer window to strengthen a team which, of course, let slip the title in Ligue 1, but remained on two consecutive appearances in the last four of the Champions League, including a final in 2020. Enough to annoy the traditional opponents of the club of the capital, Javier Tebas in the lead, and offer Mauricio Pochettino’s men a favorite status in C1. Although, Manchester City, Chelsea and other big houses can claim it as well. Players who, to varying degrees and depending on the expectations placed in them, have generally responded so far, from Lionel Messi to Gianluigi Donnarumma, who arrived free and decisive in the victory against City (2-0), in passing through the already indispensable Achraf Hakimi arrow, and the very promising Nuno Mendes.
Obviously, all is not yet perfect collectively, far from it, despite this success in the form of a founding act against Pep’s Skyblues
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