Ibrahimovic: “We are only interested in winning.”

The 34-year old Swedish striker, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, has hailed PSG’s dominance in Ligue 1 after the team made history on Wednesday. 

Ibra scored a goal as PSG beat Lorient (3-1) at Parc des Princes to stretch their unbeaten league run to record breaking 33 matches.

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Zlatan says that Paris Saint-Germain is fortunate to have such a strong team, as they are aiming for an unprecedented quadruple.

“We have a quality squad and no matter who is on the pitch, the quality remains the same.”

“Our team is only interested in winning and we’re very happy to have set this new record. PSG is ready for the big games that are coming up this season.” – said Ibra, for PSG’s official website.

Cabaye in Crystal Palace?

Crystal Palace’s chairman, Steve Parish, has revealed that his team is eager to sign PSG player Yohan Cabaye.

It is believed that the Eagles manager – Alan Padrew would be really happy to reunite with his former playmaker. Besides Crystal Palace, Roma has also shown interest in this 29-year-old midfielder.

“That’s definitely one we would like to do, if we can, it will be massive for the club. He’s a seasoned international. That’s definitely one we’re working on.

“For us to get into the top 10 in the Premier League, we have got make sure we are bringing in top 10 Premier League players.” – said Padrew for “TalkSport”.

 

Ibra – PSG better than Milan

The 30-year-old striker made the switch from Serie A to Ligue 1 earlier this summer alongside Brazilian defender Thiago Silva.

And with Milan yet to replace the key duo, Ibrahimovic is convinced that the French side now have the superior team.

“We will have a better team than Milan this season, for sure. Why? Because Milan have lost its two best players.”

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“We will have a better team than Milan this season, for sure,” said the Sweden international.

“Why? Because Milan have lost its two best players.”

Ibrahimovic has signed a three-year deal with Carlo Ancelotti’s side and required just three minutes to find the net in a friendly against DC United.

But Dwayne de Rosario later netted for the hosts, forcing PSG to settle for a draw to end their US tour.

Ibrahimovic added: “On my goal, I moved to find the right space and I hit the left.

“I’m still in preparation, I’m not 100% but I work to find an optimal shape. Playing those games will help me get there.”

Deserved

Ancelotti was satisfied with his side’s performance, insisting they did enough to emerge victorious.

“We played well and deserved to win,” said the Italian coach.

“The weather conditions made it something of a strange game. We were also up against a side who were in perfect physical condition.

“We did a lot of running and that’s a very good thing in terms of our preparation for the new season.

“July has been a very good month for the team and I think the next 10 days will be too. We will be ready for the start of the championship.

“Zlatan made a fantastic start to the match with a very good goal too.”

Thiago Motta: “No pressure”

Thiago Motta, PSG midfielder, spoke on the final “sprint” of his team.

The PSG midfielder Thiago Motta, spoke at a news conference before moving on the lawn of Sochaux at the 33rd day of Ligue 1. “We approach this week as the other. I see no particular pressure. We will have other opportunities to pass the MHSC. All remaining matches will be important but remain focused on the next game against Sochaux. All teams play against we 100% so we must be focused from the start to the end.”

Mamadou Sakho: “I work for progress”

Mamadou Sakho deserved his position in the starting line-up PSG by stating that he worked hard every day to become a better football player.

“To each his own philosophy. I try to stay the same. I arrive in the morning with a smile. I give myself fully on the ground. I work for progress. This is essential. Of course it is frustrating and annoying (not to play), especially when you’re a competitor like me. But hey, there are still six games of the Championship. I remain focused on the goal of the club (Editor’s note: pick up the league title). We work for it since last summer. It would be nice to be rewarded at the end of the season.”

Sirigu: “Don’t think negative”

PSG’s goalkeeper, Salvatore Sirigu was speaking after the draw obtained by his team against Bordeaux (1-1) at the 29th day of Ligue 1.

“I do not know what we need. It is committed to many trainings and during matches as well. Are we missing something in mind? I do not know. If you do not think that ‘the negative things they will not come out of this spiral. think positive and get points. we must continue to work. It’s not a completely negative, because when we are leading the championship tied with Montpellier . We can still do great things, then I think of nothing else. I do not want to think negative.”

Ancelotti defends Leonardo

While PSG’s sporting director, Leonardo, had criticized the level in Ligue 1, Paris coach, Carlo Ancelotti was keen to defend him.

“I’ve been here only three months. I do not know the working methods of the other teams. In general, research work on details and on new things is important. It is for these reasons that Leonardo has said all that. It’s a positive review. In France, clubs are good defensively and overall is good.” said  Carlo Ancelotti.

Leonardo: “Failure”

PSG’s sporting director, Leonardo, spoke of the defeat by Lyon in the semi final of the Coupe de France (1-3).

Leonardo, PSG’s sporting director, shared his impressions following the defeat against Olympique Lyonnais in the semis final of the Coupe de France (1-3). “Of course it is a failure. We completely missed our first half. Then we responded well and we could have scored more goals. Now, PSG has no choice. We have to win the title . It’s been seventeen years since the club was not champion. We must not think of anything else. It was the first defeat of Ancelotti … and perhaps the last.”

Ancelotti wants to stay at the Parc des Princes

Carlo Ancelotti, the coach of PSG, hopes his club will remain at the Parc des Princes Magré rumors installation at the Stade de France after the work.

“The French stadiums are very beautiful and often full. I like the Parc des Princes. The atmosphere is very good. Today it is home of PSG. I think he will stay after Euro 2016, ” – said the Italian coach to Le Figaro.

Ménez: “I am disappointed”

Jeremy Menez, the midfielder’s PSG, evoked criticism which he is charged.

People stayed on the picture of me when I was 18, said Jeremy Menez. I changed. If other players the same game as me we were moving to France would speak otherwise. I have a game that necessarily entails the waste and loss of ball. Critics? It does not bother me but I’m still a little disappointed. People should change and evolve as I did.