Paris Saint-Germain sporting director Leonardo has admitted it might need been a mistake to permit Edinson Cavani to affix Manchester United on a free switch.
Cavani, 33, joined United on deadline day of the summer season switch window after failing to agree a brand new contract with the French champions.
The Uruguayan spent seven years within the French capital, profitable six Ligue 1 titles on his strategy to turning into the membership’s high goalscorer.
Cavani wasn’t the one star to depart for nothing as membership legend Thiago Silva additionally referred to as time on his spell in France, becoming a member of United’s Premier League rivals Chelsea on a free.
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Each Cavani and Silva opened their goalscoring accounts for his or her new golf equipment on the weekend and Leonardo believes PSG might need made in mistake in not attempting tougher to maintain them on the Parc des Princes.
“At one second, we’ve to say “what are we going to do?” he informed the membership’s official media channels.
“We spoke clearly with them. It was a second the place we couldn’t give them precisely what they needed. It was a monetary and generational downside.
“It was the second to depend on Marquinhos and Kimpembe.
“The choices have been tough to take. Except for that, we may have made a mistake.”
United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer backed his new ahead so as to add to his purpose tally following his purpose towards Everton on the weekend.
“Hopefully, hopefully,” he mentioned when requested whether or not Cavani’s purpose can be the primary of many for his new membership.”
“He is getting higher and higher, sharper and sharper. At the moment was extra about seeing the sport out. He did effectively.”