Mauro Icardi officially completed his move to PSG over the weekend. The former Inter Milan striker spent the season on loan at PSG and was effective in his time at the club. So much so, that PSG decided to make his stay permanent.
Mauro Icardi signs Paris Saint-Germain contract until 30 June 2024— Paris Saint-Germain (@PSG_English) May 31, 2020
Paris Saint-Germain are delighted to announce the signing of Mauro Icardi on a permanent deal, following the striker’s loan from Inter Milan during the 2019-2020 season.https://t.co/fynMzu5Uw6 pic.twitter.com/3M48PSsXHh
The development of Icardi’s move becoming permanent took a few different stages. It was back and forth if PSG were even interested in signing him over the last couple months. Then recently it transitioned to how much PSG were going to pay and what the role of Inter’s desire to not see Icardi move to Juventus.
Inter thanked Icardi for his service at the club in a statement after the deal went through.
MILAN – FC Internazionale Milano announces the transfer of Mauro Icardi to Paris Saint-Germain FC: the striker, born in 1993, has permanently moved to the French club.
The Club thanks the player for the six seasons he spent with us and wishes him the best for his future professional career.