Oscar: I'm staying at Chelsea despite PSG contactBy Bobricky 06:22 Tue, 24 Jun 2014 Comments
While the Brazil international admits
he spoke with the Ligue 1
champions regarding a summer
transfer, he insists he is going
nowhere and will remain with the
Chelsea playmaker Oscar says he will
still be at Stamford Bridge next
season despite having "contact" with
French champions Paris Saint-
The Ligue 1 outfit are long-time
admirers of the Brazilian, with
manager Laurent Blanc publicly
praising the 22-year-old , and there
had been speculation that he could
follow compatriot David Luiz to the
Parc des Princes.
Oscar's position at Chelsea,
meanwhile, has come under threat
following the arrival of Cesc
Fabregas, while there were some
concerns in west London over his
declining performances in 2014.
But while Oscar acknowledged that
there had been interest from PSG,
he says it never advanced beyond
initial talks and has reiterated his
commitment to Chelsea.
"My future? I had contacts with PSG,
that is true, but it did not go any
further," he told L'Equipe .
"And next season, I will stay at
The former Internacional attacker
started last season in excellent form,
scoring six times in all competitions
in the first half of the campaign, but
managed to score in just one of his
final 15 Premier League outings and
was an unused substitute in both
Champions League semi-final legs.
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