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PSG: Wijnaldum lets go of his truths after his transfer
Arriving at PSG last summer, Georginio Wijnaldum has already left the French capital. Disappointing last season, the Dutch midfielder joined Roma on a loan with an option to buy. Acclaimed by many supporters upon his arrival in Italy, the player spoke about his transfer to Serie A.
A little ride and then go for Georginio Wijnaldum. Arrived at PSG during the summer of 2021 alongside Lionel Messi, Sergio Ramos or Ashraf Hakimi, the midfielder was not kept by Christophe Galtier after a disappointing last year. Yet his performance during the last Euro had raised hopes within the Parisian club. But it is clear that the expectation quickly gave way to disappointment. Relegated to the bench, Wijnaldum was finally loaned with the option to buy to AS Roma on Friday. Acclaimed by the crowd, the midfielder spoke about his transfer.
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— AS Roma (@OfficialASRoma) August 5, 2022
“It’s really exciting to be a Roma player”
Georginio Wijnaldum did not hide his joy at joining the ranks of theAS Roma. ” It’s a very good feeling to be a Roma player. Everyone I spoke to gave me great feedback about the club and its fans. The club clearly showed how much they wanted me in their efforts to get the deal done, which always gives a player a lot of confidence and faith. The reception from supporters, on social media and elsewhere, has also been fantastic. I promise to give 100% and help the team achieve all their goals this season “said the Dutch international in comments reported by Calciomercato.com.
Roma ignite for Wijnaldum
Director ofAS Roma, Tiago Pinto praised the qualities of his new recruit. ” Wijnaldum’s decision to come to Roma is yet another demonstration that players of such exceptional technical quality and personality believe so much in the club’s project that they devote all their energy to making the negotiations a success. We can only be particularly happy with his arrival: Gini has an innate leadership, which led him to become the captain of one of the strongest national teams in the world, as well as a class that will make our team even more competitive confided the manager.
Wijnaldum will wear number 22
After a difficult year, Georginio Wijnaldum will try to revive his career. In the Italian capital, the 31-year-old midfielder will wear number 22. It remains to be seen whether the Rome made the right choice by recruiting the player, revealed in the jersey of Liverpool. It should be noted that the purchase option present in the contract of Wijnaldum would be estimated at 8M€ according to some Italian media.