Thomas Tuchel keen on to agree deal for Paris Saint-Germain wonderkid

By | February 11, 2021

Premier League giants, Chelsea newly appointed head-coach, Thomas Tuchel is reportedly keen to secure services of Paris Saint-Germain wonderkid Kays Ruiz-Atil to Stamford Bridge in the summer.

The 18-year-old was handed his Ligue debut by Tuchel earlier this campaign, however, has not been in the plans of Mauricio Pochettino since the Argentine took charge at Parc de Princes.

Ruiz-Atil’s current contract with the French giants is set to expire at the end of June, and it is believed that talks with the team over an extension have stalled.

According to Foot Mercato, the West London club are long-term admirers of the teenager, however, the English outfit’s interest has intensified since Tuchel replaced Frank Lampard as head coach.

Ruiz-Atil, who has been demoted to the PSG Under-19s squad, is currently free to discuss terms with foreign teams with the view to a move this summer.

The creative playmaker has spent six years with La Liga giants Barcelona between 2009 and 2015 before making a move to the nine-time Ligue 1 winners, and he has featured on seven occasions for the first team this season.

PSG another star Julian Draxler has been also rumoured with a switch to Premier League with Arsenal seems to be his favoured destination.