PSG is progressing slowly but surely on its summer transfer window. While it was announced the imminent signing of Vitinha from FC Porto, the situation is getting more complicated for the Portuguese international.
At PSG, we are starting our revolution. Nasser Al-Khelaïfi has indicated this in recent hours to The Parisian, he wants players who are 200% involved with the club and put an end to the bling bling. The Ile-de-France president has also promised many changes to the PSG workforce. Under the leadership of Luis Campos, the champions of France will therefore change a lot this summer. This will include the appointment of a new coach, which should in all likelihood be Christophe Galtier. Then, the arrivals should be linked. One of them is supposed to be FC Porto midfielder Vitinha. Priority target of Campos, the Portuguese is considered one of the biggest nuggets of Lusitanian football. To let go, Porto wants to recover the sum of 40 million euros. An amount that PSG is willing to pay, but not as the Portuguese club wishes …
Vitinha at PSG, it gets stuck
🛑 | The sale of Vitinha 🇵🇹 has “complicated” in recent hours in the face of FC Porto’s intransigence, which is asking for €40m now
👉 But the #PSG proposes to pay 20M€ this summer and 20M€ the following summer
👉 Porto still think the player will sign at the #PSG
— Canal Supporters (@CanalSupporters) June 22, 2022
PSG experiences a first hitch in its transfer window. While we thought the signing of Vitinha imminent in the French capital, things would have changed. In any case, this is what the Correio da Manha. According to the Portuguese media, Porto cannot agree with PSG on the terms of payment for Vitinha’s transfer. Porto wants to receive the 40 million euros now when PSG wants to pay the sum in two instalments, with a first transfer this summer of 20 million euros before a second in the summer of 2023. not to the Portuguese club, even if the latter still thinks the sale of Vitinha to the French champions is possible. Skillful and technical profile, Vitinha could do a lot of good to the Ile-de-France midfielder and to Marco Verratti. Last season with Porto, the 22-year-old impressed. Author of 47 matches in all competitions, he had planted 4 goals for 5 assists. It remains to be seen whether PSG will be able to reach a definitive agreement with Porto for Vitinha. Time is running out and Paris and the Ile-de-France professional group will resume training on July 4th. Currently, no players have arrived or left. Above all, the identity of the next coach has still not been formalized …