Uruguay midfielder Manuel Ugarte joins PSG on 5-year deal

AP , Friday 7 Jul 2023

Paris Saint-Germain made their third signing of the summer transfer window by adding Sporting Lisbon midfielder Manuel Ugarte to their squad on Friday.

Manuel Ugarte
Uruguayan midfielder Manuel Ugarte joined PSG on a five-year deal. Photo: Paris Saint-Germain official website.

 

PSG said the Uruguay international signed a five-year contract through June 2028.

PSG have been active on the transfer market recently. In addition to hiring Luis Enrique as their new coach, the French champions have also signed Marco Asensio and Milan Skriniar.

No official fee for Ugarte was announced but French newspaper L’Equipe said it was 60 million euros ($65 million).

Ugarte has made eight appearances for Uruguay.

“I am sincerely very happy to be able to take this big step in my career, in such a big club,” Ugarte said.

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