“Ibra, his place is here, not in the Premier League. He makes the show, he is a major player in our Championship, a leader. He lifts French football up and the Parisian leaders must do everything to keep him. It would be tragic to let him go, either to England or elsewhere,” said Houllier.
“He is so strong, of course he would succeed in the Premier League. And he has a profile like Eric Cantona, he would be revered there.”