Mauricio Pochettino Extends His PSG Contract

Maurcio Pochettino has extended his contract with Paris Saint-Germain by signing a one-year deal with the French giants until June 2023.

The 49-year-old Pochettino joined the club in January and penned a deal until June 2022.

Pochettino’s staff have also been handed contract extensions of the same length.

Here is what the Argentine said: “I’m really very happy, for myself and also for my staff.

“It’s very important for us to feel the confidence of the club and we will give our maximum so that the supporters are proud of Paris Saint-Germain.

“That’s why we will try and reach our objectives all together, as one. Twenty years ago I was captain of this club and today I am the coach… It’s a dream come true.”

PSG chairman Nasser Al-Khelaifi added: “We are delighted that Mauricio has reaffirmed his commitment to the Paris Saint-Germain family.

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“Having also captained the team 20 years ago, he understands the club values, ambition and vision for the future. With Mauricio’s leadership, we’re excited and confident about what the future holds.”

This article was most recently revised and updated 3 years ago