PARIS (AP) – Angel Di Maria signed a new two-year contract with Paris Saint-Germain, tying him with the French champion until 2021.
The 30-year-old Argentinian winger has had a good start to the season , scoring seven goals in 14 games in total for the leader of the league out of control.
Last week he rescued PSG with a draw in injury time in a 2-2 home draw with Napoli in the Champions League. He then set Kylian Mbappe's goal with a pass behind the defense in a 2-0 victory against Marseille on Sunday.
Di Maria scored 21 goals last season, but lost the favor on occasion with former PSG manager Unai Emery. who prepared him for a match of the Champions League last 16 at Real Madrid in February.
The former Real Madrid star is now a key player on the side of new coach Thomas Tuchel, who has won his first 11 league games. Maria has scored 57 goals in 149 games since joining PSG three years ago, after an unhappy Premier League season with Manchester United.