Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) seemed to have won the signature of Georginio Wijnaldum as the Dutchman has agreed to join them.
The news follows intentions by Barcelona not willing to increase their offereven though they had medicals planned if he agrees.
“Georginio Wijnaldum has decided to join Paris Saint-Germain. Barcelona have NO intention to raise their bid after they agreement ready by 2 weeks and medicals planned. Gini is now set to accept PSG proposal until 2024 with salary more than doubled.” Said Fabrizio Romano.
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The move by PSG has interested the Liverpool star who seems to have snubbed Barcelon and will instead fly to France where he will sign his new contract and meet former Tottenham coach Pochettino.
“PSG offered Wijnaldum more than doubled salary and Gini accepted during the night. Pochettino called him many times in the last 56 hours. PSG now working on next steps – medicals in too. PSG want Gini to sign the contract as soon as possible after his Barça-deal turnaround.” Said Fabrizio Romano.
Both PSG and Barcelona are in the process of strengthening their squad ahead of next season. Barcelona is expected to sign players who will convince Lionel Messi to extend his contract.