Paris - English
Premier League sides will be on high alert after Paris Saint-Germain
head coach Unai Emery declared forward Jese Rodriguez is available for
The arrival of Germany international forward Julian Draxler has
pushed the former Real Madrid man down the pecking order at the Parc de
Princess, only six months after his highly publicised arrival from the
Spanish Primera Division.
It seems likely that the £34million transfer for the Wolsfburg player
signifies the end to his short-lived stay, which promised to be a match
made in heaven at the start of the new campaign.
However, the news will come as a timely boost for English club's
Liverpool and Everton, with the Reds in particular needing attacking
reinforcements as Sadio Mane leaves Merseyside to join Senegal for their
Africa Cup of Nations campaign.
"I spoke with [Jese] and he needs to recover his rhythm and
confidence, play minutes and get opportunities," he told Spanish
newspaper AS. "The possibility of Jese leaving is a reality."
Since joining Les Parisiens for €25m in the off season, the 23-year-old has scored two goals in 14 appearances.