Paris Saint-Germain are closing in on Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and also will transfer for Good midfielder Jean Michael Seri, a supply near the Ligue 1 membership has instructed ESPN FC.
The information come even supposing Antero Henrique has but to be confirmed as PSG’s new sporting director.
Henrique, who will take over from Olivier Letang, is already in Paris and has met coach Unai Emery and chairman and CEO Nasser Al-Khelaifi to debate summer season plans.
The supply instructed ESPN FC the talks imply PSG will push to finish a deal for Aubameyang — whereas retaining an curiosity in Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez — and can transfer for Seri.
They’re mentioned to steer the race for the Gabon worldwide’s signature for a payment that could possibly be as excessive as €85 million and an annual wage of at the very least €10m.
Regards the potential switch, Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc instructed RuhrNachrichten: “We’ve got not acquired an official bid for Aubameyang”
PSG stay eager on Sanchez however doubt he’ll favour a transfer to the Parc des Princes amid curiosity from Manchester Metropolis and Bayern Munich in addition to an enormous provide to resume his Arsenal contract.
The curiosity in Seri, 25, is claimed to stem instantly from Emery, who was confirmed as “200 p.c” prone to keep in his function by Al-Khelaifi after the Coupe de France ultimate win over Angers.
The supply mentioned the coach was very impressed by the Ivory Coast worldwide’s performances for Good and has made him a high summer season precedence.
A gathering with Seri’s representatives is scheduled within the coming weeks however Barcelona, Roma and Monaco are additionally .
The membership are eager on numerous different targets, notably Valencia left-back Jose Luis Gaya, however will wait till Henrique is formally in place earlier than pursuing them.
The supply mentioned Henrique is anticipated to have the ultimate say in any potential strikes as soon as his appointment is confirmed.
Jonathan Johnson covers PSG and the French nationwide staff for ESPN FC. Twitter: @Jon_LeGossip.