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Leeds United target joins Rennes in €25m deal

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Arnaud Kalimuendo has joined Rennes on a permanent deal from Paris Saint-Germain.

The forward has been linked with the exit door all summer and the 20-year-old will remain in France to play with Rennes. The deal between the two French clubs is said to be around €25m and there is a sell-on clause included in the contract, reports Fabrizio Romano.

The PSG star is set to have his medical today ahead of making the move official, should everything go to plan.

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Kalimuendo has been at PSG since 2012 when he joined the Paris club’s youth set-up and made his professional debut in 2020. The forward spent the last two seasons on loan at Lens, where he scored 19 Ligue 1 goals across 60 appearances.

Aside from Rennes, Leeds United were also interested in the talented PSG youngster.

A few weeks back, it was reported by 90min that Leeds were on the verge of an agreement to sign Kalimuendo from the Ligue 1 champions. The report stated that the Yorkshire club were willing to pay £21m for the 20-year-old, with the Premier League club said to be confident in securing the youngster.

However, that never materialised and Kalimuendo is now on his way to Rennes as part of a €25m deal.

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