Dortmund confirm Diallo exit

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Borussia Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc has confirmed defender Abdou Diallo is set to join Paris Saint-Germain.

Borussia Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc has confirmed defender Abdou Diallo is set to join Paris Saint-Germain.

The centre-back has been linked with PSG in recent days and BVB supremo Zorc has now confirmed they have allowed him to make the move to the French champions, with official confirmation expected later this week.

The 23-year-old was a regular at the back for Dortmund last season, making 38 appearances in all competitions, following his move from Mainz last summer.

Zorc confirmed his impending exit, telling Ruhr Nachrichten: ‘Abdou has decided that he wants to take on another challenge and for us it was a good fit, so we agreed to the change.

‘ Diallo will battle Marquinhos, Thilo Kehrer and Presnel Kimpembe for a place in PSG’s backline in the upcoming campaign.

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