Paris Saint-Germain are set to complete the signing of Marco Asensio from Real Madrid on a free transfer.
According to transfer guru Fabrizio Romano, the 27-year-old has decided to choose the French champions over Europa League Conference qualifiers Aston Villa and is reportedly undergoing a medical today in Paris to complete a deal.
Marco Asensio will be in Paris today to complete medicals and sign contract as new Paris Saint-Germain player. Here we go confirmed. 🔴🔵 #PSG
Contract will be valid until June 2027, joins as free agent.
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) June 5, 2023
PSG snap up Spanish international on free transfer
Asensio joins a list of high-profile players including Sergio Ramos and Lionel Messi who have joined the Parisians as a free agent.
It is reported that the Spanish winger will sign on a four-year deal with agent Jorge Mendes taking care of most of the proceedings. The deal is set to be confirmed at the same time as the Parisians also wrap up a move for Manuel Ugarte, who is expected to join Asensio in the French capital today.
Champions League winner Asensio said farewell to the Bernabeu after being brought onto the pitch in the 58th minute in Los Blancos’ 1-1 home draw with Athletic Bilbao on Sunday before being substituted in the 91st minute so that he could get a final standing ovation from the Real Madrid faithful in his last match for the club.