Paris Saint-Germain Captain, Thiago Silva disclosed that the arrivals of Neymar, Kylian Mbappe and Dani Alves have created a feeling that the Les Parisiens are ready to compete for this season’s Champions League title.
Silva praised the experience that Neymar has already brought to Unai Emery’s squad and the quality Mbappe has added to the squad.
The 32-year-old Brazilian International said this while speaking with journalists on the eve of the opening Group B fixture.
“They are both great players with high technical ability,” Silva said. “Their speed with and without the ball is almost impossible to stop. Playing with players like them in training makes us better.”
He said, “They will add many positive things, they have experience because Neymar have already won the Champions League, like Angel [Di Maria] and Thiago [Motta].
“Our summer transfer window was magnificent. We have bought three good players — Neymar, Kylian and Yuri, while Dani adds a lot of experience. He is very keen to get started in the Champions League together,”
Silva said life with Neymar and Mbappe has started well in Ligue 1, with the Brazilian superstar scoring four times, while The Frenchman helped himself to a goal and an assist on his debut in the flattering 5-1 win over Metz last week.