ConversationKylian Mbappé opens up about his departure from Real Madrid. The attacker from Paris Saint-Germain, at least publicly, does not give the impression that he regrets not moving to Los Blancos.
No round of 16 between Real Madrid and PSG this time
PARIS. History did not repeat itself this time. Real Madrid would face Paris Saint-Germain in the last 16 of this season’s UEFA Champions League, but the draw has seen Los Blancos face Liverpool FC and PSG face Bayern Munich.
Will both the Spanish and the French prevail and meet at a later stage of the competition? Then it would be clear: It will be at the Estadio Santiago Bernabéu Kylian Mbappe absolute hatred.
Everything and everyone expected the French star forward to join the Blancos on a free transfer until the start of last summer when he suddenly extended his contract in Paris. Real were canceled for a short time and just before the First Division final against Liverpool, which they won anyway.
Kylian Mbappé: “In Paris, the book is completely white”
In retrospect, Mbappé shows that he is still fully committed to his decision. With the Ligue 1 club, the 23-year-old aims to win the first cup in the club’s history.
“In Paris, the book is completely white. What a chance! You have to think differently”Mbappé told SPORTS ILLUSTRATED magazine, indirectly referring to the 14 European Cups in which Real alternate. “Of course it would be easier to go to Madrid. But I have such an ambition, I’m French. I am a child of Paris and to be successful with Paris is very special. It will write your name for your life in the history of your country”said the goal scorer.
“You can stay here to succeed. It was big news for us because when I announced that I was staying, a lot of people’s mentality changed. They started by saying, ‘Yeah, we don’t have to leave, you don’t have to leave the country'”Mbappé also explained.
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Kylian Mbappé: “It would be easier to go to Real Madrid”
Kylian Mbappé opens up about his departure from Real Madrid. The attacker from Paris Saint-Germain, at least publicly, does not give the impression that he regrets not moving to Los Blancos.
11/11/2022, 3:03 p.m