Achraf Hakimi becomes PSG’s third summer signing following the arrival of
Georginio Wijnaldum and Danilo Pereira; the French giants are bolstering their
squad after missing out on the Ligue 1 title and the Champions League last term
Paris Saint-Germain F.C. announced on Tuesday they had signed Morocco wing-back
Achraf Hakimi from Inter Milan on a five-year deal.
According to reports the Parisians have paid around 60 million euros ($71 million)
for the 22-year-old who won Serie A with Inter last season.
Hakimi started his career with Real Madrid before joining Borussia Dortmund for a
season and then heading to the San Siro.
“I feel a great sense of pride today,” Hakimi said in a PSG statement.
“After Spain, Germany, and Italy, Paris Saint-Germain offers me the chance to
discover a new championship with one of the most prestigious clubs in the world,
” he added.
“I can’t wait to meet my new team-mates, the fans, and feel the extraordinary fervor
that reigns at the Parc des Princes.