Saturday, July 24, 2021 at 00:09• Jeroen van Poppel • Last update: 00:14

Kylian Mbappe has told Mauricio Pochettino on his return to Paris Saint-Germain this week that he will not renew his contract expiring next year, reports have reported. marca and ASH. The 22-year-old attacker will therefore play one more season for PSG, unless the French superpower decides to sell. Real Madrid is known to be very interested in Mbappe.

Mbappe reported to Paris Saint-Germain on Thursday to undergo the usual medical tests at the start of each season. The Frenchman also spoke with Pochettino for a few minutes. In that informal conversation, Mbappé announced that his decision about his future is certain. Despite PSG going to great lengths to keep his star player, he has his sights set on a departure.

It’s not about Mbappe’s relationship with Pochettino. The coach, who joined Paris in January this year, has an excellent relationship with the player and responded with understanding to Mbappe’s decision to move to Real Madrid. The Spanish top club even made an attempt to remove Pochettino from PSG after Zinedine Zidane’s departure, but it was announced on Friday that the Argentine trainer has extended his contract in Paris until mid-2023.

Mbappe has informed the club’s management that he will not throw his ass in the manger if he is not sold. In that case, the attacker will serve his contract wholeheartedly. The question is for what amount PSG is prepared to say goodbye this summer. If Real Madrid and PSG do not reach an agreement in this transfer window, Mbappe will certainly sign a pre-contract in January with the Royal, that’s what it sounds like.


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