Paris Saint-Germain faced Strasbourg on Saturday, and celebrated the Chinese New Year by wearing jerseys with their names written in Mandarin on the back. However Layvin Kurzawa didn't quite get the message, posting a picture of his kit accompanied by a Japanese flag on Instagram.
With only days to go until the eagerly anticipated clash between Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League, Unai Emery could throw a spanner in his team selection to knock his opposition off-guard.
Left-back Layvin Kurzawa was an unlikely hat-trick hero as Paris Saint-Germain destroyed Anderlecht 5-0 on Tuesday and sealed their place in the last 16 of the Champions League with two group games to spare.
Footage of Paris Saint-Germain and France defender Layvin Kurzawa criticising national coach Didier Deschamps -- and which led to a blackmail plot against him -- was "taken completely out of context", according to his agent.
Paris Saint-Germain left-back Layvin Kurzawa was the victim of a 200,000-euro ($239,000) blackmail plot involving a video of the France international mocking national coach Didier Deschamps, judicial sources revealed on Monday.