Tchouameni: Liverpool were the first

Before Aurelien Tchouaméni (22) signed on for Real Madrid, another club had held talks with the midfielder. “The first to come forward was Liverpool. There were some conversations”the world championship driver confirms to ‘Le Parisien’ and elaborates: “Then came Real. And in my head everything was clear. It was Real and no other. It’s the biggest club in the world. If you aspire to achieve great things and make history in your sport, there is no one better.”

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With Los Blancos’ interest, the decision was clear for the then AS Monaco player and Paris St. Germain was also out of the running: “So I didn’t hesitate for a second. I said to my advisor, ‘As soon as there is interest, we’ll do everything we can to go there.’ The decision had already been made. When Paris got in touch, my choice had already been made. Even though I was glad that PSG were interested in me.”

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