Nonetheless, he has only managed to search out the web 18 times in 58 appearances since then and began only 10 matches within the league last season, with a paltry return of just 4 goals. Even with latest coach Christophe Galtier potentially giving him the possibility for a clean slate, sporting director Luis Campos is keen to dump the out-of-favour forward.
In accordance with Foot Mercato, via Get French Football News, PSG are eager to sell Icardi this summer but are finding it difficult to get a willing buyer, with the Argentina international reluctant to just accept a discount on his £200,000-a-week contract that has two years left to run.
Roma and Atletico Madrid have each been tenuously linked with a move this summer. But because it stands, Icardi looks set to start the season with the French champions.