Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has shared about Kylian Mbappe’s decision to stay with Paris Saint-Germain (PSG). The Croatian says there have been talks for more than a year but the Los Blancos players are unsure if the transfer will materialize.
After a protracted transfer saga, Mbappe has decided to sign a new contract with PSG that will keep him at the club until 2025. Real Madrid have also offered him a contract but the Frenchman has opted for champions. Ligue 1 opponents.
The Spanish champions will now turn their focus to the Champions League final against Liverpool on May 28 at the Stade de France. In an interview with Marca before the match, Modric spoke about Mbappe’s decision and said:
“We didn’t know anything. There was no expectation. We talked about it a lot, for a year, but we didn’t know anything, whether it was going to happen or not, and that’s why why. Why do we have to close this topic and not talk about it, said the Croatian midfielder. We have the Champions League final, that’s the most important thing.”
The Croatian added that the 13-time Champions League winners are “above any player” and have great young talent in their current squad. He say:
“Real Madrid will continue to be at the top, surpassing any player, and without having to do it again and again. That we have a very good team, many players who can develop a lot, who have already having a great season. season and can appreciate what we have here. Players maybe some of them will become great stars in the future.”
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Modric was also asked in the interview who could be a Madrid star like Mbappe for PSG. He named some of his current teammates and highlighted their achievements this season.
“It could be Vinicius. It could be Rodrygo. We have Camavinga and Valverde, who are young, have done very, very well this season, and not only this game, but the seasons before. And we are. won the Super Cup, and we won the league in a very good way, and that’s why we have to appreciate what this team has done and I think it can continue to grow. “
Real Madrid are hoping for a third trophy this season after winning the Supercopa de Espana and the La Liga title. They will face Liverpool in a repeat of the 2018 Champions League title, which Madrid won 3-1.
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