The 44-year-old German tactician ends his jobless year by taking over from Unai Emery, and he is relishing the challenge that awaits at Parc des Princes.Emery came under fire after failing to advance his side past the Champions League last-16 despite of winning the league title.
The club stated: “Paris Saint-Germain are happy to announce the arrival of Thomas Tuchel as first-team coach.”
Speaking to the club’s official website, Tuchel told that he was relishing this role at Parc des Princes.
“It is with great joy, pride and ambition that I join this huge club in world football that is Paris Saint-Germain,”
“I hope to work with these great players, all of which are among the best on the planet.
“I will do everything possible with the help of my team to help the team reach the top levels of international football. There is an extraordinary potential in Paris and this is the most exciting challenge of my career.
“I am also keen to see Parc des Princes, a legendary football stadium with a fantastic atmosphere.”
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