Not retained by Paris Saint-Germain, Mauro Icardi will engage with Galatasaray. The Argentine striker will join the Turkish club on a loan with or without an option to buy.
On August 11, Christophe Galtier announced the color on the situation of Mauro Icardi with the Paris Saint Germain. “The club is working closely with Mauro to find the best possible solution. He had very little playing time and I think it’s better that he gets back on track. The Argentinian striker has never been so close to finding a new base. While the summer transfer window has closed in the main European championships, a departure in Turkey awaits the former Inter Milan player.
Support for his salary
Unless there is a last minute twist, the native of Rosario will sign up with Galatasaray. Wednesday, the Istanbul-based outfit have confirmed the opening of official negotiations with Paris Saint-Germain and the player. The 29-year-old center forward has indeed landed in the Turkish city. Mauro Icardi will join one of the flagship clubs of the Süper Lig in the form of a one-season loan which would include a purchase option between 20 and 25 million euros. According The Teamthe Parisian leaders will pay 60% of his salary.
38 goals in 92 games
Yesterday, Mauro Icardi was welcomed with great fanfare by Galatasaray supporters. Under contract until June 2024 with Paris Saint-Germain, the former member of Sampdoria Genoa has not played a single match since the start of the 2022-2023 season and does not appear in the list of registered players. for the group stage of the Champions League. All competitions combined, the man with 8 caps and a goal with Albiceleste has scored 38 goals in 92 games since coming to France in the summer of 2019, including 23 goals in 64 Ligue 1 games.
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