Angel Di Maria extends Paris Saint-Germain contract through to 2021
Paris Saint-Germain is delighted to announce that Angel Di Maria has signed a two-year contract extension. The 30-year-old Argentina international is now tied to the capital club until 30 June 2021.
After joining the club in 2015, the man from Rosario confirmed his status as one of the world’s best footballers during his first three seasons in Rouge et Bleu. With the French Ligue 1 champions, Angel Di Maria has played 150 matches, scoring 57 goals and providing 58 assists. In 2015-16, the Argentinian finished top assists provider in Ligue 1, with 18, and was named in the Ligue 1 Team of the Year at the Trophées UNFP.
With Paris Saint-Germain, the Rosario Central academy graduate has won ten trophies: 2 Ligue 1 (2016, 2018), 3 Coupes de France (2016, 2017, 2018) and 3 Coupes de la Ligue (2016, 2017, 2018) as well as 2 Trophées des champions (2016, 2018) in which he was twice named man of the match. World Cup finalist with Argentina in 2014, Angel Di Maria has earned 97 caps and scored 20 goals for his national team.
“I am very happy to have extended my contract with Paris Saint-Germain, declared Angel Di Maria after signing his new contract. I have loved the last three years in Paris where I have everything I need to play my best football. Every day I feel honoured and motivated to be a part of such an ambitious project - unique in Europe. Along with my teammates, we have a lot more great things to achieve and we will continue to help PSG grow as a big club internationally. The support of all those that love this club will help us go beyond our own limits and defend our colours with passion and determination. Together, we will experience more fantastic emotions and overcome numerous new challenges. I am convinced that the best is still to come.”
“I feel a great sense of satisfaction to see Angel Di Maria extend his contract with us, said Paris Saint-Germain chairman and CEO Nasser Al-Khelaïfi. At 30 years of age, Angel is at the peak of his career, where his talent and experience make him now, more than ever, one of the very best footballers in the world. He has chosen to play the best years of his illustrious career with Paris Saint-Germain, his club. Once again, the best players in the world are showing their desire to not only play for PSG, but to stay and make history with this club. Like all his teammates, from the most experienced to the youngest, Angel sends out a strong message, confirming the big ambition he shares with his teammates, his club and the millions of supporters who cheer on Paris Saint-Germain with fervour and loyalty.”