Ligue 1 giants Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) are set to hold talks with Real Madrid over target Kylian Mbappe twice this week, Foot Mercato has announced. The report adds that the Frenchman is still undecided about his future, contrary to claims that Mbappe has agreed to join Madrid.
Kylian Mbappe’s transfer story has been the talk of the football fraternity over the past year. With the 23-year-old’s contract with Paris set to officially expire at the end of June, it’s time to announce the results.
According to Marca (via Transfer News Live), Mbappe has a “TOTAL” deal with Real Madrid and is just waiting for the right moment to communicate his decision. However, French publication Foot Mercato strongly opposes such claims in its report, claiming that PSG are prepared to have new negotiations with them. 7.
According to Foot Mercato, Mbappe will meet the current owners twice this week. The first of the two meetings is scheduled for Tuesday evening (May 17). The next event will take place on Wednesday (May 18). The Parisians have not given up hope and are still trying to convince Mbappe of the “viability” of their project.
Since joining the club from the French capital, Mbappe has become a force to be reckoned with, scoring 168 goals and 87 assists across competitions. He has surpassed both Neymar and Lionel Messi this season, emerging as Ligue 1’s top scorer (25) as well as an assist (17).
Real Madrid has a “slight” advantage over PSG
Based on Fabrizio Romano, Mbappe wants to take a few days to announce his final decision. Real Madrid and PSG have no choice but to wait for the 2018 World Cup winner to make his call.
According to Foot Mercato, both teams are vying for Mbappe’s services, but Real Madrid has an edge over PSG. Los Blancos are said to have “laid the groundwork” with the striker, which the Parisian has yet to do. Paris is still trying to strike a deal with the France international, who has remained tight-lipped about his future.
Negotiations in the coming days could end the transfer saga, but an official announcement (especially from the Madrid camp) may not come before June.
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