Herrera on joining PSG

Ligue 1

Former Manchester United midfield Ander Herrera has opened up about why chose to join Paris Saint-Germain after turning a new deal at Old Trafford.

The Spanish midfielder ended his five-year association with the Red Devils at the end of 2018/2019 season.

Herrera opted to join the Ligue 1 champions on a free transfer and cited the club's ambition to compete for every trophy as one of the reasons he joined.

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"Paris Saint-Germain are the greatest club in France," Herrera told the club's official website.

"They keep on improving and compete to win every possible title. I was looking forward to coming to Paris and wearing the colours.

"I hope to continue making history with the club – joining is an amazing feeling. I also love the city. Paris is the most beautiful city in the world.

"I promise three things: work, professionalism and passion. I also promise to improve my French because I think language is very important for team communication."