By deciding to extend his stay in Paris, Blaise Matuidi is committing to the long term future of the project at Paris Saint-Germain.

In two and a half seasons, he has played 124 matches for Paris Saint-Germain, including 19 in European competitions, and has scored 13 goals. He won the French Ligue 1 championship and the Trophée des Champions in 2013. He also counts 19 international caps for France.

"I was determined to continue the adventure with Paris Saint-Germain. The club's limitless ambition is unequaled in Europe. Together, we will continue to dream bigger", declared Blaise Matuidi after signing his new contract.

"Blaise Matuidi wants to leave his mark on the history of Paris Saint-Germain. We are sending out a very strong message to France and the rest of Europe by resigning one of France's very best players. Together, we want to build one of the best clubs in the world", highlighted Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaïfi.

Having joined Paris in June 2011, the midfielder's excellent performances on the pitch earned him his first international cap as a Paris Saint-Germain player.