If he has already acted, the departure of the former Brazilian international will not be confirmed by a statement from the capital club according to RMC.
A mute start. As many sources have pointed out, Leonardo was fired as sporting director on the evening of the last day of the championship, May 21. Since then, however, PSG have not commented on the matter. And he won’t. According to radio reports RMC «the capital club will not officially announce the departure of its Brazilian sporting director“While a”agreement was reached for this departure “in private”Between the two parties. «With me it’s hard, without me it’s impossible, I kind of do my “Ibra” (Zlatan Ibrahimovic, ed.) Saying that», joked the former Brazilian international a few weeks ago, about his future in Paris. And to add: “I am always available. I am very happy with what I am doing. I love the challenge. When it’s hard, it’s even better. That’s why I don’t see a better place for this type of challenge …»
A challenge that should now inherit from Luis Campos. Again, PSG did not comment on the arrival of the Portuguese as an adviser to the president, Nasser Al-Khelaïfi. But there is no more suspense. The announcement should be made within the next few hours, and the interested party is in any case already at work to reshape the staff of the champions of France for next season, as the transfer market opens this Friday. All with the former Parisian sporting director, Antero Henrique, to help him with sales, among other activities within the Parisian club. A PSG player in 1996-97, Leonardo, 52, made his first appearance as sporting director in Paris between 2011 and 2013. He had returned to the Parc des Princes in the summer of 2019.