Nordi Mukiele joins PSG from Leipzig on 5-year deal

AP , Tuesday 26 Jul 2022

Leipzig defender Nordi Mukiele has signed a five-year deal with Paris Saint-Germain, the French champion said Tuesday.

 Nordi Mukiele
This file photograph taken on April 10, 2022, shows Leipzig s French defender Nordi Mukiele pointing during the German first division Bundesliga football match between RB Leipzig and TSG 1899 Hoffenheim in Leipzig, eastern Germany. - PSG and Leipzig have found an agreement for French international defender Mukiele s transfer to the French club. AFP


Financial terms were not disclosed.

The 24-year-old right back played in France for Montpellier before spending four seasons at Leipzig.

Mukiele played 146 matches for the Bundesliga club, scoring 10 goals and delivering 11 assists. He won the German Cup with Leipzig in May.

Mukiele became PSG's latest signing of the summer, after Hugo Ekitike and Vitinha.

Mukiele, who has played once for France, is a versatile defender who can operate in the heart of the defense or as a right back.

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