New PSG deal for Makelele
Former France international Claude Makelele has signed a one-year extension to his contract with Ligue 1 side Paris Saint Germain.
Makelele's future had been in doubt with his current deal set to expire this summer amid reports of a bust-up with club officials.
However, following a meeting with PSG president Robin Leproux, the veteran holding midfielder postponed plans to hang-up his boots and has comitted to another season with capital club.
"I'm relieved, because I believe in this club," Makelele told Canal Plus. "There will be some important recruitment and the target is interesting - to make this an important club again in France.
"I share the ambitions of the coach and the club."
A Champions League and two-time Primera Division winner with Real Madrid, Makelele joined PSG in 2008 after a successful five-year stint at Chelsea during which he picked up two Premier League titles.
He played 31 games for PSG last term and helped the club to Coupe de France glory.
so as a PSG fan, i'm happy! even though he's getting old. also, club tag for paris saint germain, please? also, this is a few days old, sorry if it was already posted.