Although he was an unused substitute in Paris Saint-Germain's 1-0 victory at Stade Rennais last Saturday, the tail end of 2016 and the start of 2017 have seen midfielder Christopher Nkunku take great strides with the French champions.
The capital club's No. 24 has scored twice already this year, once in a mid-season friendly against Club Africain and then again in the 7-0 Coupe de France thrashing of SC Bastia, his maiden senior goal. He also notched an assist in a 3-1 Coupe de la Ligue win over...
Paris Saint-Germain have confirmed Jonathan Ikone has joined fellow Ligue 1 club Montpellier on loan until the end of the season.
Ikone, 18, will link up with Frederic Hantz's men temporarily but there is no option for la Paillade to buy him at the end of the campaign if he impresses.
Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani has said he recently had the chance to return to Serie A but decided against it.
The Uruguay international has been in fine form so far this season with 18 goals in as many Ligue 1 appearances and is one strike shy of equalling his all-time best return of 19 in Le Championnat.
Speaking with Corriere dello Sport, Cavani revealed that he had the chance to return to Italy -- possibly with former club Napoli -- but thought better of it.
"There was a chance...