SHOCKING: PSG sign Cameroon striker on transfer deadline day

Ligue 1 By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 01/09/2018

Paris Saint-Germain have completed the signing of Cameroon striker Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting from Stoke City on the transfer deadline day for a fee of £13.5m.

The 29-year-old quits the relegation club as he pens a two-year deal with the Ligue 1 Champions which will keep him at the Parc des Princes until 2020.

The transfer was completed just moments before Friday's European deadline which see Choupo-Moting has reunited with former coach Thomas Tuchel as the duo worked together for three years at the Bundesliga outfit Mainz between 2011 and 2014.

Choupo-Moting has not featured for Stoke City this term after scoring five goals in 32 games last season and he becomes PSG fifth signing of the summer with Gianluigi Buffon, Juan Bernat, Thilo Kehrer and the permanent acquisition of World Cup winner Kylian Mbappe.

Choupo-Moting started his career at Hamburger SV before a spell at  FC Nürnberg, Mainz 05, Schalke 04 and Stoke City.