Paris Saint-Germain right-back Thomas Meunier has urged the club to make a decision on his future and has confirmed that he wants to remain with them despite interest from Arsenal.
Meunier joined PSG in 2016 in a contract that runs out in 2020. Meanwhile, reports have linked him with a switch to the Premier League this summer.
The likes of Arsenal and Everton are reportedly interested in the Belgium international. It is believed that PSG boss Thomas Tuchel will listen to offers for the full-back if he’s deemed surplus to requirements, Regardless, Meunier wants to stay and fight for a new deal.
In an interview with France Football, Meunier said: “The club knows my intentions. I want to stay in Paris”
“The executives know I am open to spending my fourth season here and to signing a new contract.
“It will be their decision – everything is in their hands.”
Apparently, the player is settled in Paris and also enjoys time away from the game,
“When I have free time on weekends, I always do things for kids,” Meunier continued.
“We often go to the Museum of Science and Industry. It’s great.
“During the week, the Coach likes to set the training at the end of the afternoon. So, when my children are at school, I enjoy free time with my wife. We go to the cinema a lot. The cinema is just beautiful in the mornings. There are only three people in there, it’s perfect. We also see a lot of exhibitions. I love the Pompidou Centre. Paris is just amazing.”
Thomas Meunier made 19 starts for PSG in the Ligue 1 last season as he faced competition from the likes if Thilo Kehrer and Dani Alves, who is now a free agent. The player is eager to remain with PSG and fight for a place in the team.