Football: PSG's Leonardo to quit at end of transfer window

PARIS - Paris St Germain's Brazilian sporting director Leonardo will resign from his position at the end of the current transfer window, the Ligue 1 champions announced on Wednesday.

"We regret his choice but respect his decision," the club said on their official website (

"We thank him greatly for his important contributions towards the project of building a top European Club in Paris and wish him all the best for his future career choice."

The pre-season transfer window in France closes on Aug. 31.