‘No more celebrity behaviour’ – PSG president warns star players

first_imgParis Saint-Germain president Nasser al-Khelaifi has issued a warning to the club’s players, stating he will no longer put with any “celebrity behaviour”.The Ligue 1 champions have long suffered from rumours of unrest in the playing squad, dating as far back as early 2018 when Edinson Cavani and Neymar reportedly had to be separated in the dressing room following an argument over penalty taking duties – though Uruguay international Cavani would dismiss these as ‘greatly exaggerated’.Al-Khelaifi is no longer willing to stand for any such behaviour from the club’s star-studded squad in future however, telling France Football: “I do not want to have any celebrity behaviour anymore. Article continues below Editors’ Picks ‘There is no creativity’ – Can Solskjaer get Man Utd scoring freely again? ‘Everyone legged it on to the pitch!’ – How Foden went from Man City superfan to future superstar Emery out of jail – for now – as brilliant Pepe papers over Arsenal’s cracks What is Manchester United’s ownership situation and how would Kevin Glazer’s sale of shares affect the club? “Players will have to assume their responsibilities even more than before.“It must be completely different. They will have to do more, work more.“They are not here to please themselves. If they do not agree, the doors are open. Ciao!”His statement arrives at a time when two of the club’s most prized assets have been linked with moves away from the French capital, with Neymar heavily rumoured with a return to Barcelona as well as fierce rivals Real Madrid.Kylian Mbappe is another man who is reportedly considering a move away from the Parc des Princes, with Zinedine Zidane’s side appearing his most likely destination as they look to continue their summer spending spree.PSG’s change in direction comes as a result of recent changes to their off-pitch personnel as the club announced that Leonardo Araujo would be replacing Antero Henrique as sporting director for a second spell.Al-Khelaifi believes that alterations were vital, adding: ”I realised that changes were essential, otherwise we were going nowhere.“In two minutes the case was settled between us, he will have all the sports powers.“Leo, this is my guy. He is incredible, I have total confidence in him.“His natural authority will do good for everyone, especially the players.”Leonardo originally held the role from 2011 to 2013 and spent time as a PSG player during the mid ‘90s, with the Brazilian attacking midfielder making 46 appearances for the club and scoring 10 goals.last_img read more

InterTyre launches dedicated website

The tyre industry’s newest show, InterTyre today launched a dedicated website. www.intertyre.com includes all the latest news from the Show, plus details of what to do and where to stay in Birmingham when the Show runs at the NEC from 29 April – 2 May 2001.Visitors to the show will be able to look at a full exhibitor list, with information on what’s going to be shown on the stands, and can even register for their free entry ticket online, saving them time at the door.Show organiser Philip Jones said ‘InterTyre is a brand new Show, and we have been able to start with a completely clean sheet of paper. intertyre.com is an important part of our strategy to ensure that visitors to and exhibitors at InterTyre can make the most productive use of their time at the Show.‘The website will also include links to the organisations that are supporting InterTyre, like the NTDA and TIC®, as well as our exhibitors. intertyre.com will allow tyre industry professionals to catch up on the latest Show news wherever they are in the World,’ he concluded.InterTyre runs from 29 April until 2 May 2001 at the NEC, Birmingham. It will run alongside The European Automotive Trade Show, the aftermarket industry’s premier exhibition. Although running separately, visitors to InterTyre will be able to move freely between the Shows (held in adjoining halls) without having to re-register.To find out more about InterTyre visit www.intertyre.com For more information on The European Automotive Trade Show visit www.euroats.comClick to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) read more