Valencia will need to play better against big-spending PSG than they have against Real recently if they are to get past the Qatar-backed French side into the quarter-finals.
The club reached an accord with the 30-year-old striker to join the Paris soccer team for three seasons and would enjoy an annual net payment of 12.5 million euros ($15.33 million).
Al Jazeera were able to pay 61 million euros a year for four of the five available football packages over the next three years, driving the Champions League off free-to-air TV.
Paris Saint-Germain and Tottenham are among the teams relying on other results for Europa League progress and it isn't quite clear which way they want things to go.
Schalke 04, Lokomotiv Moscow and Stoke City sealed places in the last 32 of the Europa League but a 2-0 defeat at Salzburg left Paris St Germain stunned.