The Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) forward Kylian Mbappe is rumored to be pondering leaving the team after learning that Lionel Messi will be receiving a contract extension at PSG.
According to a source who talked with Mundo Deportivo, Mbappe is reportedly unhappy at the fact that Messi will keep having his PSG contract extended. The Frenchman wants to be the team’s or move’s most intriguing player, according to the article in the Spanish daily.
The scenario regarding Mbappe has reportedly also drawn the attention of Barcelona’s Board of Directors, and preparations are presently being made, according to additional information provided by Mundo Deportivo. Despite the fact that the Catalan team is currently experiencing financial difficulties, insiders familiar with the issue indicate that they are poised to make another move with the great young French striker.
In spite of the fact that Barcelona is now through an economic crisis, this past summer was a prime example, with numerous new players joining the team, most notably Lewandowski. The fact that the group has persisted in seeking new contracts from coach Xavi is proof of this.
While all of this is going on, Kylian Mbappe has been associated with Real Madrid since the summer of last year. Los Blancos consider themselves to have been betrayed when he signs a new deal with PSG. Real has reportedly made the decision to stop pursuing the 24-year-old phenomenon in their desire, according to several sources.
In response to speculations that his team’s stars are at odds with one another, Paris Saint-Germain manager Christophe Galtier denied the reality of the rumors. Christophe Galtier, in particular, has refuted claims that Kylian Mbappe was dissatisfied with Lionel Messi following the 2022 FIFA World Cup final.
During a recent torching of a coffin with the name of the PSG prodigy scrawled on it, Emiliano Martinez, an Argentine goalkeeper, was seen holding a toy with the likeness of Kylian Mbappe. Recently, this has been a significant factor. Even though Messi was an expert insider, he opted not to offer any commentary on the antics of several Argentine players.
Following PSG’s 2-1 win over Strasbourg in Ligue 1 action on December 28, head coach Galtier said the following: “The Argentinians should be the ones making comments about how they celebrate; it is not my business to do so. I’m not a human being. came forward with details that enabled the Argentine goalkeeper’s mystery to be solved. What I witnessed during the championship game—Mbappe and Messi both having fantastic performances and shaking the world—was the most important thing. Both after the game and at the trophy ceremony, it was wonderful to see Mbappe maintain such a lovely temperament.”
Mr. Galtier added: “Mbappe emerged from the tunnel to offer his congratulations to both Leo and the Argentinian coach. My impression is that they have a beautiful and extremely close relationship with one another. My impression is that Mbappe and Messi still have a really positive relationship with one another. We don’t talk about Messi just yet because he hasn’t signed with the team, so don’t worry about missing out on any of the details.”
The boss of PSG went on to say: “There is no justification for conflating the situation with criticism. After the defeat, it is clear to everyone that Mbappe maintained a very positive attitude. Mbappe is experiencing a great deal of disappointment, but he retains a great deal of sincerity. along side Messi. My opinion is that this is highly beneficial for the club so that its members may better empathize with one another and work together.”