Paris Saint-Germain stated on Wednesday that that they had finished the signing of Italy’s Euro 2020 goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma on a five-year deal.
The 22-year-old, who stored two consequences within the Euro 2020 last and was once named participant of the match, heads to France on a loose switch from AC Milan.
Donnarumma will likely be in pageant with the skilled Keylor Navas for the goalkeeper’s jersey.
“I’m overjoyed to be a part of this massive membership,” stated Donnarumma in a remark launched by means of PSG.
“I believe in a position to take in this new problem and keep growing right here.
“With Paris, I wish to win up to imaginable and to convey pleasure to the supporters.”
All over his six seasons with the Rossoneri, the Naples-born goalkeeper made 215 appearances in Serie A together with 16 in Europa League fits and 12 within the Italian Cup (together with the 2016 and 2018 finals).
He’s the 3rd participant to signal for PSG on a loose switch this summer time following Spanish defender Sergio Ramos, who was once out of contract at Actual Madrid, and Dutch midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum from Liverpool.
PSG trainer Mauricio Pochettino could have the luxurious of opting for between the 2 skilled shot-stoppers as he appears to be like to guide the membership to an extended elusive Eu Cup.
Costa Rican global Navas, 34, joined two seasons in the past from Actual Madrid, the place he received 3 consecutive Champions league titles however Donnarumma is simply 22 and recent from starring at Euro 2020.
Rotating keepers is one thing PSG have attempted earlier than however now not fully effectively. Over contemporary seasons they have got, at quite a lot of occasions, juggled Salvatore Sirigu, Kevin Trapp, Alphonse Areola and Italian legend Gianluigi Buffon. French global Areola is because of go back this season from a mortgage 12 months at Fulham.
Navas shone in PSG’s run to the Champions League last two seasons in the past and in addition as they eradicated reigning champions Bayern Munich, in final season’s quarters earlier than a semi-final go out to Manchester Town.
Whilst the Costa Rican is a superb shot stopper he’s much less comfy in enjoying out from the again and coming off his line.
He would possibly had been happy to former Actual colleague and defensive mainstay Sergio Ramos arrive to play in entrance of him, however is the person for the long run.