About Paris Saint-Germain

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Paris Saint-Germain is an Iconic Global Football Club that boasts of great legacy, legendary players and extensive media coverage.

The club was founded in 1970 following the merger of Paris FC and Stade Saint-Germain. Paris Saint-Germain has competed in Ligue 1 since 1974 and is has never been relegated since (a unique case amongst French clubs). Paris Saint-Germain is the sporting face of the French capital and has become a place to be and be seen with the recent joining of stars like Ibrahimovic, Beckham, Cavani etc.

Honours

France

French Champions: 1986, 1994, 2013, 2014, 2015

French Cup Winners: 1982, 1983, 1993, 1995, 1998, 2004, 2006, 2010

French League Cup Winners: 1995,1998, 2008, 2014, 2015

French Champions Trophy Winners: 1995, 1998, 2013, 2015

French Youth Champions: many times in various age categories

Europe

European Champions: Cup Winners Cup 1996

Champions League: 1 Semi-Final and 3 Quarter-Finals

 

Media Reach

Website available in 7 languages; Facebook page available in 7 languages

21 million unique visitors

160 m page views per season

Over 26 million Facebook fans (and growing fastly).

Paris Saint-Germain TV- 2 million unique visitors and 12 m videos viewed per season

 www.psg.frfacebook.com/PSG, twitter.com/PSG_inside, plus.google.com/+PSG

 

 Organisation

5th richest football club in the World in 2013

Owner- Qatar Sports Investments

Chairman of the Board & CEO- Nasser Al- Khelaifi

Deputy CEO: Jean-Claude Blanc

Manager: Laurent Blanc (World Champion in 1998 and European Champion in 2000 with

France, played for FC Barcelona, Olympique de Marseille, Inter Milan, Manchester United)

Stadium

Name: Parc des Princes

Capacity: 45,000

Located in the heart of Paris, it has been the club’s home ground since 1974.

The stadium boasts one of the best atmospheres in Europe and is a favorite of a majority of Ligue 1 players.

Highest average attendance in France: 44,000

Seasons Ticket Holders: > 30,000

Fans Chants and Club Mottos

Allez Paris Saint-Germain, to the tune of “Go West”, is the official anthem of Paris Saint-Germain.

“Ici c’est Paris” (This is Paris) is one of the club’s most popular mottos.

“Allez Paris, Paris est Magique” (Let’s go Paris, Paris is Magical !) is another one

 Mascot

Germain le Lynx (Germain the Lyn

Legendary Players

Many marquee players have played for the club, such as:

Rai, Ronaldinho, Weah, Ricardo, Leonardo, Ginola, Pauleta, Anelka, Valdo, Susic, Dalheb, Lama, Bats, Fernandez, Djorkaeff, Le Guen, Okocha, Rocheteau, Simone, Makelele, Sakho

DREAM BIGGER! THIS IS PARIS!