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Serie A champions Juventus have won the race for the signature of the in-demand Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Blaise Matuidi.
The Serie A champions have been chasing the France international midfielder for several weeks now and have agreed a €20 million fee with PSG, which could rise by a further €5m, dependent on bonuses, Matuidi is expected to undergo a medical on Wednesday.
Italian transfer market expert Gianluca Di Marzio writes on his website that the deal taking the France international to The Girlfriend of Italy is done and dusted, and only the official announcement is missing.
The 30-year-old was heavily linked with a move to Arsenal Chelsea and Manchester United this summer transfer window.
Matuidi was the first QSI signing when they took over PSG in 2011, with the player costing them €7.5m from Saint-Etienne. He has since been an integral member of the squad, playing just short of 300 competitive matches for the Parc des Princes side.