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Legendary George Weah's son signs PSG deal

Ligue 1 By: Ambrose Udeme | 03/07/2017

Legendary George Weah's son signs PSG deal

Paris Saint-Germain have handed a first professional contract to Timothy Weah, the son of former Ballon d'Or winner George.

George Weah played for PSG from 1992 to 1995, the year in which he won the world player of the year award, before joining AC Milan.

The Ligue 1 giants in an official statement on its website wrote: "Paris Saint-Germain is pleased to announce Timothy Weah has signed his first professional contract with the club. The forward is now linked to the club until 30 June 2020."

Legendary George Weah's son signs PSG deal

Reacting to signing his first professional contract the 17-year-old who is keen to progress said: "I'm very proud to continue my adventure with Paris Saint-Germain by signing this professional contract. I'm with a great club and I can't wait to continue making progress towards my goal of one day playing for the senior team." Weah told the Parisians official website

After arriving at Paris Saint-Germain in July 2014, Timothy Weah shone notably in the Youth League last season. In his first match as a starter, he scored a hat-trick against Bulgarian side Ludogorets (1-8) in Sofia. Timothy Weah took part in a total of four matches in the European campaign.