Paris Saint Germain defender Dani Alves said that he wants to play in the Premier League before he retires. He said that he has played in the best leagues in the world and he believes that he will have to play at least once in the Premier League.
He said that the intensity of games as well as the passion of the fans is different in England and he wants to experience that at least once in his career.
Dani Alves will be out of contract at the end of the season and it appears that he will not be offered a new deal. Many bookmakers believe that the Paris Saint Germain will be moving to Manchester City where he will be reunited with his previous manager Pep Guardiola. Indeed Dani Alves played under Guardiola while he was at Barcelona and once stated that it was the best thing to happen to him.
Dani Alves said that at the moment he wants to focus on his team Paris Saint Germain and make sure that they go as far as possible in the Champions League. He said that his team has won every match in the French league so far and that it is sometimes difficult to keep yourself motivated.
“The former Barcelona defender said that the Champions League is another level altogether“ and that you will have to raise your football level if you want to make it to the next round. He believes that Paris Saint Germain has a great team and it is “up to the players“ to deliver the goods.
He said that the objective of the team is to win the French league as well as the Champions League and he believes that they have the right personnel to achieve that this season.