Paris Saint- Germain outcast Adrien Rabiot has been suspended until the end of the month for a reported outing to a nightclub after last week ’ s Champions League loss to Manchester United .
The French international midfielder is in open dispute with PSG and has not played since mid – December after failing to agree a new contract .
According to French sports newspaper L’ Equipe , Rabiot was punished for a nightclub visit after PSG were knocked out of the Champions League by United .
But also for ‘ liking’ a video posted on social media by former Man United player Patrice Evra celebrating the win in the stands at the Parc des Princes .
“ Adrien Rabiot has received a letter suspending him , ” a reports gather.
“ I find unacceptable the attitude and lack of professionalism of a player like Adrien Rabiot towards the club , his teammates and the fans , ” PSG sporting director Antero Henrique said on RMC Sport, referring to the night out.
“ Remember up to June 30 , 2019 , he is part of our squad . ”
Rabiot told Infosport on Thursday that it wasn ’ t him “ who had chosen this situation. It’ s not a choice that I’ ve made” .
He added : “I’ m available , everything ’ s fine , I ’ m in great shape . If I could play … . but the (club ) management have decided otherwise . ”
Asked by Infosport for his feelings after PSG ’ s latest European failure Rabiot said that it had made him feel “ bad ”.
“ I’ m still a player at the club despite what they can say . I’ m still under contract . I’ m behind my teammates , of course it was disappointing . ”
Relations between Rabiot, who has been strongly linked with a move to Barcelona , and PSG have broken down , with the club ordering him to train with the reserves .
In January he appealed to the French League ’ s legal committee, claiming that PSG ’ s decision to banish him goes against the “ professional footballer ’ s charter ” , with the league finding in his favour .