La Liga president Javier Tebas accused Nasser Al-Khelaifi, Wednesday, of mendacity and vanity after the president of Paris Saint-Germain defended his membership’s beneficiant spending to maintain Kylian Mbappe.
La Liga confirmed final week that La Liga had lodged complaints with UEFA over Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester Metropolis’s breach of present Monetary Truthful Play rules.
Al-Khelaifi mentioned in an interview with the Madrid day by day Marca: “We do what we do because we know we can. It is not our style to talk about other leagues, clubs or federations. We do not preach, we will not allow anyone to preach to us. Every year the same thing happens.” We’ll proceed to construct our venture.”
Quoting Al-Khelaifi’s feedback on Twitter, Tebas wrote on Wednesday: “Al-Khelaifi is another level. He takes us all as idiots (not even believing his lies) and appears at @marca speaking proudly and arrogantly about ‘The Talk’. Rich.”
“The rules do not exist for PSG_inside. We will continue to fight for sustainable football without cheating.”
Tebas has lengthy rallied in opposition to the monetary wealth of state-backed golf equipment corresponding to Paris Saint-Germain and Metropolis, who insist he has persistently damaged UEFA’s monetary honest play guidelines and upset the sport’s financial stability.
Along with its grievance to UEFA in opposition to the 2 golf equipment, La Liga has employed regulation companies in France and Switzerland “with the aim of taking administrative and judicial measures before the relevant French bodies and the European Union as soon as possible,” La Liga mentioned final week.
The affiliation can be contemplating taking motion in opposition to Al-Khelaifi in relation to “conflicts of interest”. Al-Khelaifi is the president of Paris Saint-Germain, is answerable for the Qatar-owned channel beIN Sports activities, leads the European Membership Affiliation, and can be a member of the UEFA Govt Committee.
Mbappe final month refused to signal Actual Madrid a brand new three-year contract with Paris Saint-Germain, which might pay the striker a wage of between 40 and 50 million euros.
The annual report of the French Soccer Finance Authority (DNCG) mentioned earlier this month that Paris Saint-Germain incurred a lack of 224.3 million euros ($ 240 million) in 2020/21, a rise of 80 p.c from the earlier 12 months.
Actual Madrid president Florentino Perez mentioned final week that Mbappe was “confused” after being subjected to extreme “political and economic pressure”.
Al-Khelaifi mentioned Paris Saint-Germain rejected a proposal of 180 million euros from Actual Madrid final summer season as a result of he knew Mbappe needed to remain.
“I turned down 180 million Real Madrid last summer because I knew that Kylian wanted to stay at PSG. I know him very well and I know what he and his family want, and they don’t move for money,” he mentioned.
“He chose to play here for his city, club, country and sporting project. He only thinks of playing and winning.”