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Since the start of the QSI era at PSG and the takeover of the club by Qatar, many titis have decided to go try their luck elsewhere to get more playing time. Here is the eleven-type of former PSG nuggets who succeeded in their bet by slamming the door of the capital club when they were young.
Recruited at PSG speak LOSC for only €1 million in 2015, Mike Maignan succeeded in its bet by choosing an exodus to the North. Over the years, he has managed to establish himself there as one of the best goalkeepers in Ligue 1, and now even appears as the natural successor to Hugo Lloris as number 1 of theFrench team in some months.
If it still officially belongs to the PSG where he extended until 2025 before being loaned to the RC Strasbourg, Colin Dagba intends to take advantage of this experience away from the Parc des Princes to finally prove his worth, he who played very little last season. Nevertheless, there remains a promising element of the PSG at the right-back position.
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By deciding to slam the door of the PSG free in 2020 to join the Bayern Munich while the capital club had big future plans for him, Tanguy Kouassi took big risks. And even if he is considered one of the most promising defenders of his generation, he now finds himself in difficulty at the Bayernbarred by heavy competition.
At the end of his contract with the Borussia Dortmund this summer, Dan-Axel Zagadou is looking for his new challenge. However, in five years spent in the ranks of the German club on his arrival from PSG in 2017, he had an honorable playing time with 67 Bundesliga matches and 14 Champions League matches.
Few people know this, but Ferland Mendy made his range in the youth teams of the PSG before exploding later in professional with Le Havre, I’OL and now the real Madrid. the PSG therefore missed a big opportunity with the left side merengue.
If today he wears the colors ofOM of which he is an indisputable holder, Matteo Guendouzi also studied at PSG which he had left in 2014 to join the FC Lorient.
Unlike the other titis mentioned above, Adrien Rabiot was treated to a significant amount of playing time during his first professional years at PSG. His story with the capital club did not necessarily end well with a free start for Juventus when the Parisian management had tried everything to extend it, but the talent of Rabiot remains inevitable.
That’s a fact, Christopher Nkunku has completely changed in dimension since leaving the PSG for the RB Leipzig in 2019 for €13 million. Repositioned in attack over the years and become a French international, he comes out of an incredible season with 20 goals and 13 assists in the Bundesliga. A card that necessarily predicts a great future for him in the club but also with the Blues where he should play a major role in the years to come.
As Kouassi and Rabiot, Kingsley Coman could have stayed PSG who wanted to extend it at the time, but the French striker was really unhappy with his playing time and opted for a free start at the Juventus Torino in 2014. He then took a new step by joining the Bayern Munichwhich allowed him to build an XXL track record and to be an element installed in French team.
Barred by a big offensive competition in the PSG, Jonathan Ikone had been transferred to LOSC in 2018 where he managed to be crowned champion of France. It is now evolving Fiorentinaand is one of those titis who managed to explode far from the Parc des Princes.
Despite his status as a promising young goalscorer at the time, Moussa Dembele had decided to go into exile in 2012 by leaving the PSG for Fulham. A choice he justified last February in an interview with OL’s official website: “ I left because the club took on a new dimension with the arrival of the Qataris. It was complicated for the young people. PSG wanted to keep me, but I was not sure of having the chance to play in the first team. That’s why I went to Fulham, which at the time had the best academy in England. I made this choice with my family and my agents and it paid off », indicated Dembele.