Shanghai SIPG Dismiss Thiago Silva Speculation
Chinese Super League side Shanghai SIPG have dismissed speculation linking them withan audacious move for Paris Saint Germain centre half Thiago Silva.
CSL clubs are only allowed to register four foreign players under new rules and Shanghaialready have Hulk, Oscar, Elkeson and Uzbekistan captain Odil Ahmedov in their squad.
"We have already had four foreign players in our squad," an SIPG spokesperson told XinminEvening News, amidst links with the Brazilian centre half.
“The club will not make changes in personnel, at least in the first half of the season." ThiagoSilva has made 14 appearances for PSG this season.
He looks set to go to this summer’s World Cup, but at 33 years old, the French club maylook to move his salary off the books.