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Official: Unai Emery to quit PSG at the end of the current season

Official: Unai Emery to quit PSG at the end of the current season

- Paris Saint Germain manager Unai Emery has confirmed that he will quit the Paris club at the end of the current season

- Emery has informed the players of his departure at the end of season while thanking the club's president for show of faith

- The club confirmed his departure via a tweet on their official Twitter handle

Paris Saint Germain manager Unai Emery has confirmed that he will quit the Paris club at the end of the current season.

The Paris giants clinched the French title earlier this month but the Spaniard, 46, is out of contract in the summer.

Emery has informed the players of his departure at the end of season while thanking the club's president for show of faith - this the club confirmed via a tweet, which reads: "I have told the players I am leaving,"

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"I thank president Nasser Al Khelaifi, the director of sport Antero Henrique, the supporters and all the players for these two seasons."

Former Borussia Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel has been heavily linked with Arsenal but is widely expected to be Emery's replacement.

Legit.ng previously reported that French club Paris Saint Germain have set their target on Jose Mourinho as they are ready axe Unai Emery at the end of the season.

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The Ligue 1 outfit are expected relieve Emery of his duties at the end of the season following their defeat to Real Madrid in the Champions League round of 16.

Emery failed to win the Ligue 1 title in his first season in charge, and the club reacted by breaking the world transfer record to sign Neymar for £198m.

Neymar's transfer to PSG; good or bad move? Footballers react - on Legit.ng TV

Source: Legit.ng

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