Oscar: I'm staying at Chelsea despite PSG contact

By 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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