Lugano tipped for PSG exit

Paris Saint-Germain defender Diego Lugano’s agent claims that

Premier League clubs have shown an interest in signing the


Lugano has struggled to make an impact at PSG since his 2011

move from Fenerbahce and has been tipped to leave in the January

transfer window.

He was linked with a switch to Brazilian side Gremio, but

Lugano’s representative Juan Figer says there is interest in the

32-year-old from England and Spain.

“There are contacts for a move from Paris St Germain in January

and our intention is to remain in Europe,” Figer told

“There is a Spanish and two English clubs interested in


“Ancelotti wanted him in Paris but then, with the arrival of

Thiago Silva, did not give him space.

“There have not been any contacts with Serie A clubs and it

would certainly be a fascinating solution, but other paths seem

more viable.”

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