PSG defender Thiago Silva signs new deal to 2018
Paris Saint-Germain defender Thiago Silva has extended his
contract with the French champions by a year, tying him to the club
PSG announced the deal Thursday and president Nasser Al-Khelaifi
says Silva ”symbolizes PSG’s desire to construct one the most
successful teams in Europe.”
Silva joined PSG from AC Milan last year and swiftly became a
key player for the French club, making 22 league appearances to
help PSG win its first league title since 1994.
The 28-year-old Silva also captained Brazil to the
Confederations Cup in June.
The news comes a day after the announcement that Italy
midfielder Marco Verratti has also extended his contract at PSG