This Friday, the capital club will announce the arrival of Shirley Cruz, former Parisian attacking midfielder, as technical assistant to Jocelyn Prêcheur. The equivalent of an assistant coach position that completes the staff of the women's section, modified since the departure at the beginning of the season of Gérard Prêcheur, father of.
A PSG player from 2012 to 2018, Shirley Cruz already knows players like Grace Geyoro, whom she saw make her debut. The Costa Rican has more than 130 professional matches with Paris. Before that, she had made OL happy, winning the France championship six times.
Recruited by PSG in Qatar, Shirley Cruz arrived at the beginning of the project. She also shared the Parisian dressing room with current deputy sporting director Sabrina Delannoy. Shirley Cruz signed her contract with Paris this weekend. The 38-year-old will bring all her experience to the Red and Blue club, which has had inconsistent results since the start of the season.
"I am delighted to join Paris Saint-Germain, a club that has had a profound impact on my career," she said in a statement released by the club on Friday afternoon. I look forward to helping this great team grow with a lot of potential and talent. »
The initial two defeats in the Champions League are already putting the Parisians in danger with a view to qualifying for the quarter-finals. In the league, it's better with six wins in seven games. But with two games in hand, PSG remain far behind leaders Lyon and Paris FC.
PSG's next match is this Sunday evening at Le Havre (21 p.m.). Before hosting AS Roma at the Parc des Princes on Thursday 14 November. A decisive match for the club's future in the European Cup.