PSG: a cash response to Textor!

As we tell you on Monday (see here), the future majority shareholder of Olympique Lyonnais, John Textor, tackled the concept of the PSG Academy. Responsible for the development of the capital club’s brand internationally, Nadia Benmokhtar replied, very curtly, to the American.

“Apparently this gentleman does not know that the recruitment of minors abroad is prohibited by FIFA international regulations. And that promising young Americans who are under the age of 18 to recruit them in Paris would be illegal. John Textor did not understand the very essence of the PSG Academy. It is first and foremost a football school. Which can boast of having 162 centers in 18 countries, capable of accommodating a total of 22,500 children who live their passion It is not about giving away jerseys, having a license, but a real worldwide training network, recognized as one of the best football schools! transmit values ​​of excellence, pleasure, fairness play and allow the development of thousands of children. On a smaller scale, Olympique Lyonnais is trying to do something similar with its academies. I do not think that it is in these Lyon academies, just like in cell e of the PSG, to distribute jerseys. r should know better what is happening beyond Florida,” Benmokhtar told L’Equipe on Tuesday.

Read 26.627 times – by Damien Da Silva on 08/02/2022 at 7:02 p.m.

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