Paris Saint Germain Players Squad Salary 2017/2018 – Talking about European Football, Paris Saint Germain is one of the greatest team. The latest news mentions that Neymar Jr is just transferred from Barcelona to this French Football club. Previously, Zlatan Ibrahimovic also plays for this club. No wonder PSG becomes the most notable professional football team. It plays in the Ligue 1, the highest tier of football in France.
Meet Paris Saint-Germain
The full name of this football club is Paris Saint-Germain Football Club. It is also known as Les Rouge-et-Bleu (The Red-and-Blues) and Les Parisiens (The Parisians). It is founded in 1970 and based in Parc des Princes stadium which has 47,929 seating capacity. They have won 33 times that include Ligue 1, French Super Cups, French League Cups, and French Cups. They also win UEFA Intertoto Cup and UEFA Cup in their international rank. That’s why PSG football team becomes the most successful French football team in history.
Furthermore, Paris Saint-Germain FC becomes the only team that never been relegated from Ligue 1. They become one of two French football clubs that conquered a major European title. They are well-known in their own homeland. Their long-standing rival is Olympique de Marseille. The match between these great teams is the most notorious one that is famous as Le Classique. Paris FC X Stade Saint-Germain
Paris FC X Stade Saint-Germain
Back then, Paris Saint Germain is a fusion of Stade Saint-Germain (that is founded in Saint-Germain-en-Laye in 1904) and Paris FC. As Daniel Hechter, a fashion designer takes over the team, the team takes flight in 1973. They win and are promoted to the first division when Just Fontaine coaches them. Slowly, they attract some great players like Carlos Bianchi and Mustapha Dahleb. Five years later, in 1978, Francis Borelli coaches the team substituting Daniel Hechter. He leads them to win the Coupe de France in 1982 and 1983 for the silverware. The team also wins the 1986 league. Dominique Rocheteau, Luiz Fernandez, and Safet Susic take important roles for this success.
How the Team Develops
In 1991, PSG is taken over by Canal+. The team is propelled to the forefront of the European game. They reach semi-finals in a row during 1993 to 1997. They also win the second league in 1994. All thanks to Valdo, George Weah, and David Ginola. Two years later, the team wins the UEFA Cup. It becomes a crowning moment for their players like Bernard Lama, Paul Le Guen, Bruno N’Gotty, Youri Djorkaeff, Vincent Guerin, Daniel Bravo and Alain Roche.
By the beginning of 21st century, PSG football team recruits new players with amazing abilities like Pauleta and Ronaldinho. This club has new owners with their ambitious project; president Nasser Al-Khelaifi and Oryx Qatar Sports Investments. This project is alive with Marco Verratti, Edinson Cavani, and Zlatan Ibrahimovic plus their newest player; Neymar Jr. The main goal of this project is taking Paris Saint-Germain FC to the European game summits.
PSG Players Salaries Weekly Wages 2017/18:
|Name||Age||Weekly Wages||Contract Detail|
|Kevin Trapp||27||€ 75,00||3 Years (2020)|
|Alphonse Aréola||24||€ 40,00||2 Years (2019)|
|Rémy Descamps||21||€ 5,00||2 Years (2019)|
|Marquinhos||23||€ 90,00||3 Years (2019)|
|Thiago Silva||32||€ 200,00||3 Years (2020)|
|Presnell Kimpembe||21||€ 10,00||2 Years (2018)|
|Layvin Kurzawa||24||€ 75,00||3 Years (2020)|
|Yuri Berchiche (new players)||27||€ 80,00||4 Years (2021)|
|Serge Aurier||24||€ 100,00||2 Years (2019)|
|Thomas Meunier||25||€ 60,00||3 Years (2020)|
|Dani Alves (new players)||34||€ 230,00||2 Years (2019)|
|Grzegorz Krychowiak||27||€ 130,00||4 Years (2021)|
|Thiago Motta||34||€ 80,00||Last Year (2018)|
|Marco Verratti||24||€ 150,00||4 Years (2021)|
|Blaise Matuidi||30||€ 150,00||Last Year (2018)|
|Adrien Rabiot||22||€ 60,00||2 Years (2019)|
|Julian Draxler||23||€ 100,00||5 Years (2021)|
|Javier Pastore||28||€ 100,00||2 Years (2019)|
|Hatem Ben Arfa||30||€ 75,00||Last Year (2018)|
|Neymar JR (new players)||25||€ 500,00||5 Years (2022)|
|Ángel Di María||29||€ 210,00||2 Years (2019)|
|Lucas||24||€ 80,00||2 Years (2019)|
|Edinson Cavani||30||€ 130,00||3 Years (2020)|
|Mbappe||18||1 Years (2018)|
Paris Saint Germain is represented by their traditional colors; Red, Blue, and White. It is a combination of the city of Paris representation (Red and Blue) and the commune of Saint-Germain-en-Laye (white). The Eiffel Tower in the blue and red background represents the French Capital. The royal symbol of the Fleur de Lys is also presented here. The team adopts historical and popular mottos; “Ici, c’est Paris” which means “Here is Paris!” and “Paris est magic” which means “Paris is magic!”