Maxwell pens PSG extension

Maxwell has committed his future to French champions Paris Saint-Germain with a new deal until the end of the 2015-16 season.

Paris Saint-Germain full-back Maxwell has signed a one-year contract extension, tying him to the Ligue 1 champions until June 2016.

The Brazil international has been a regular in PSG's first team since joining from Barcelona in January 2012, making 128 appearances in all competitions.

During his time at the Parc des Princes Maxwell has won the league title on two occasions and the Coupe de la Ligue last term.

"I am very proud of the confidence placed in me by the president Nasser Al-Khelaifi and the whole club," he told PSG's official website. 

"I will continue to give everything to help the club try and reach its objectives."

As well as his success in the French capital, Maxwell has also won the domestic leagues in Netherlands, Italy and Spain with Ajax, Inter and Barcelona, while he also lifted the UEFA Champions League with the Catalan giants.