After weeks of speculation and drawn-out negotiations, Unai Emery has finally been confirmed as Paris Saint-Germain coach.
The French champions wasted no time in filling the role vacated by Laurent Blanc on Monday and the Spaniard penned a two-year contract with an option for a third on Tuesday.
As capital club president and CEO, Nasser Al-Khelaifi promised in an interview with Le Parisien earlier this month that the Ligue 1 giants are entering "a new cycle" this summer, and Emery is...
Paris Saint-Germain have hired former Sevilla manager Unai Emery on a two-year contract to 2018 after parting company with Laurent Blanc.
Blanc, 50, had managed PSG since 2013, overseeing three of the team's four consecutive Ligue 1 titles and winning additional silverware in the form of French and League Cups along the way.
It is now official. What has been the worst kept secret in domestic French football for the past few weeks is now fact. Coach Laurent Blanc and Paris Saint-Germain have parted ways after three trophy-laden years together.
Sevilla FC's three-time consecutive UEFA Europa League winner Unai Emery is expected to take over from the Frenchman later this week once the final details of his departure have been sorted with the Andalusian club.
On the face of it, PSG's decision to fire Blanc after a second...