Paris Saint Germain have completed the signing of Sevilla midfielder Grzegorz Krychowiak.
The midfielder who had a stellar performance at the Euros with Poland moves to join his old boss, Unai Emery at his new club and has signed a five year deal with the club.A statement on the clubs website reads;
“Paris Saint-Germain is happy to announce that Grzegorz Krychowiak has signed a five-year contract with the club. The midfielder is now tied to the club until 30 June 2021. He is the second summer signing for the 2016-17 season after Hatem Ben Arfa.
Trained at the Girondins de Bordeaux youth academy, Grzegorz Krychowiak’ professional career took off with Stade de Reims before signing for Sevilla FC in 2014 where he played under the direction of Unai Emery, whom he now rejoins at Paris Saint-Germain.
In two seasons in Spain, the Polish international continued his progression, winning two consecutive UEFA Europa League titles (2015, 2016) and playing in the final of the Copa del Rey against FC Barcelona, last May.
“I am very proud to return to France and defend the colours of a club as ambitious as Paris Saint-Germain, explained Grzegorz Krychowiak after signing his contract at the club’s headquarters. The opportunity to continue working with Unai Emery was obviously a major factor in my decision. I have joined Paris to live very strong emotions and with the ambition of winning as many trophies as possible. I am looking forward to this exciting next step in my career.”
“I am very satisfied to see Grzegorz Krychowiak join our club, declared Nasser Al-Khelaifi, Paris Saint-Germain Chairman and CEO. He has been very successful over the past two seasons with Sevilla FC, especially in European competition, and has been one of the standout performers at UEFA Euro 2016, in France. Grzegorz represents the values of hard-work and fighting spirit, so important to our Club, our fans and our new coach with whom he wanted to continue playing. I have no doubt he will become an important member of our squad.”