Paris Saint-Germain are approaching the end of their 2022-23 season and the talk around the squad is about any changes that could come to the roster this summer.
PSG Talk columnist and CBS Sports reporter Jonathan Johnson has looked at some names that shouldn’t have untouchable status. Right-back achraf hakimi has been making headlines in recent months on and off the pitch.
Johnson notes that the French giants should take the costs if an offer arises for PSG, which they could, because there are Recent rumors about Real Madrid.
« Hakimi’s problems off the pitch are well documented and despite his close relationship with [Kylian] Mbappe, questions were still being asked regarding his disappointing form for much of his time at the Parc des Princes,” Johnson wrote. in his recent column. “There is no doubt that he is a quality player and that he will normally be part of the construction towards the future.
“Equally, however, a large offer could entice PSG to cash in this summer and avoid any potential future headaches with Hakimi. Of course, there is a significant risk that Mbappe will get upset, but the Ligue 1 leaders have little choice if an offer comes in that could help a far-reaching rebuild that would end up with the advantage of the club. French international.
After years of needing a quality right-back, PSG lost big money for the 24-year-old. The Ligue 1 side paid Inter Milan around €60m in 2021 to bring the Morocco international to the French capital.
However, PSG could be tempted to recoup their initial fee and seek another right, or they could allow Nordi Mukiele to take over the role and invest the money elsewhere.