PSV finalizes the transfer of Olivier Boscagli in the short term, the ED reports on Tuesday. The 21-year-old French left back from OGC Nice would be presented to his new club on Wednesday after passing his medical examination.
At PSV, 21-year-old Boscagli has to compete with the Spanish left-back and contemporary Toni Lato, who was rented from Valencia early this month for a season.
Boscagli, who has been under contract with Nice for his entire career, came to sixteen matches in the main team of the French club last year, where he still has a commitment until mid-2021. It is not known what amount will be involved in the transfer .
PSV had to look for a left back because Angeliño, a permanent force on the left flank in Eindhoven last season, was bought back by Manchester City. The champion of England used a buy-back clause in the contract of the 22-year-old Spaniard.
Boscagli fifth reinforcement for PSV
When PSV has completed the transfer of Boscgali, he is the fifth reinforcement for the people of Eindhoven. The number two of the last Eredivisie season added, in addition to Lato, attacker Bruma, midfielder Ibrahim Afellay and goalkeeper Robbin Ruiter to the selection.
On the other hand is the departure of top scorer Luuk de Jong (Sevilla) and defender Daniel Schwaab (returned to Germany), who were still basic players at PSV last season.
PSV returned this week from the training camp in Verbiers, Switzerland. The team of coach Mark van Bommel will face VfL Wolfsburg in a friendly match against VfL Wolfsburg on Wednesday at the Philips Stadium, who will be the team-general with FC Basel in the second heat of the Champions League.
On July 23, PSV first plays at home against FC Basel and a week later the return in Switzerland follows on July 30. The people from Brabant meet Ajax in the battle for the Johan Cruijff Scale on 27 July.
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