Paris Saint-Germain has signed midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum on a free transfer after he left Liverpool.
For months, it appeared that Netherlands captain Georginio Wijnaldum would be joining former international manager Ronald Koeman at Barcelona once his Liverpool contract expired, but that no longer appears to be the case. The BBC's Simon Stone reports the 30-year-old midfielder is set to sign for Paris Saint-Germain after receiving a bumper contract offer.
Paris Saint-Germain routed Reims 4-0 to take the French title race to the last day, as Lille drew 0-0 at home to Saint-Etienne on Sunday for a one-point lead at the top.
Paris Saint-Germain led twice through goals by Kylian Mbappe but needed penalty kicks to beat Montpellier and reach the French Cup final on Wednesday. Although PSG's league title defense is hanging by a thread, it remains on course for a record-extending 14th cup win.
Mauro Icardi again scored in the final seconds at Parc des Princes, this time completing a hat trick as title holder Paris Saint-Germain routed Angers 5-0 on Wednesday to reach the French Cup semifinals.
Defending champion Paris Saint-Germain scored in the last seconds of injury time to beat Saint-Etienne 3-2 and close the gap on league leader Lille to one point on Sunday.