Paris Saint-Germain have confirmed the signing of striker Mauro Icardi on a permanent deal from Inter Milan, 27-year-old signed 4 years deal with PSG.
Mauro Icardi has been given shirt number 18 after the Argentina international completed his move from Inter Milan to PSG.
The Argentina international has signed a four-year deal with PSG which runs until June 30, 2024.
According to Sky Sports the French champions have agreed to pay a fee of €50m (£45m) with €7m (£6.2m) in add-ons for Icardi, who joined them on loan from Inter on September 2.
As part of that agreement, PSG held an option to buy the 27-year-old, which expired on Sunday, May 31.
Both teams confirmed the transfer, with Inter saying in a statement: “The club thanks the player for the six seasons he spent with us and wishes him the best for his future professional career.”
Icardi was left out of Inter Milan’s squad upon Antonio Conte’s arrival last summer but he has impressed in France.
The Rosario-born player scored 20 goals and added four assists in 31 appearances this season for PSG before the Ligue 1 season was called off due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Icardi has been competing for a place in the side with Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani, PSG’s all-time top scorer, whose contract expires on June 30.
According to PSG social media page as they welcome the 27-year-old to Ligue 1.
“Mauro Icardi signs Paris Saint-Germain contract until 30 June 2024 Paris Saint-Germain are delighted to announce the signing of Mauro Icardi on a permanent deal, following the striker’s loan from Inter Milan during the 2019-2020 season.”
“The 27-year-old Argentina international, has signed a four-year deal with the capital club until 30 June 2024. Sixteenth Argentinian to play for the club, the Rosario-born player made 31 appearances for the Rouge et Bleu in 2019- 2020, scoring 20 goals and providing 4 assists”.