Angel Di Maria transfer latest: PSG pull out of Di Maria move as he's 'too expensive' leaving Manchester United in pole position

PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi confirms French champions will not make a move for the Real Madrid winger

Paris St Germain have called time on their pursuit of Real Madrid winger Angel Di Maria after being priced out of a deal.

The French champions, who on Thursday unveiled £50million centre-back David Luiz, the former Chelsea player, have not hidden their interest in Argentina international Di Maria during the summer transfer window.

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But speaking at Luiz's official unveiling, PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi admitted the transfer would not happen, particularly given the club's situation with regards to Financial Fair Play.

He said: "We spoke to Real about Di Maria but he was too expensive."

Manchester United are now reportedly the front-runners to land the 26-year-old should he leave the Bernabeu this month.

PA

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