Paris finally has its back

, Paris finally has its back

Nordi Mukiele officially committed to PSG on Tuesday. For five years.

In the air in recent days, the transfer of Nordi Mukiele from Leipzig to Paris became concrete on Tuesday. The 24-year-old defender has signed up for the next five seasons, until June 2027, said an official statement from the capital club. After four years spent in the Bundesliga in the ranks of RB, enough to allow a first selection in France.

«  Nordi Mukiele resumed his training at Paris FC before joining Stade Lavallois at the age of 16, the team then playing in Ligue 2. The French international contested his first official match with the first team in November 2014, against at AJ Auxerre, and signed his first professional contract a few months later. The native of Montreuil signed up with Montpellier HSC at the start of 2017. After 50 Ligue 1 games in the Hérault jersey, he was then transferred to RB Leipzig in the summer of 2018. The versatile defender, capable of being evaluated on the right side and in the axis, played 146 games with the German club (10 goals, 11 assists decided) and won the German Cup last May “, Details the PSG.

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Passed by the French youth teams, from the U18s to the Espoirs, Nordi Mukiele was called up by Didier Deschamps in the summer of 2021 to put on his first international cap on September 7 against Finland. In Paris, the person poached for 12 million euros will certainly have the opportunity to show his defensive versatility; a real joker that was lacking in Parisians until then.