Kylian Mbappe has still not committed to a new deal at PSG with his contract expiring in 2022. He has attracted a lot of attention from clubs with Real Madrid being on the forefront of his preference destination.
PSG boss Mauricio Pochettino reveals that Kylian often asks him about his experiences in England and Spain. The home of two of the most interested clubs – Liverpool and Real Madrid.
“Kylian is very young but very mature. He is very confident in his abilities and talent. He is very open, very smart and has impressive talent. Like Neymar, he is among the top five in the world. Kylian loves football. He loves to talk about he asks me about England. What is the game like, what is the mentality there, in Spain and Argentina. He watches England, France, Italy and Germany matches every day. It is impressive to discover such a talented player that he loves soccer so much.”
“I always tell him that I need to practice my French and he answers: ‘Sure, but for me it is better that we speak in English.”
“We had a conversation in the locker room while they gave him a massage. I said:” Have you ever played here? Have you won here? “He answered no and I told him that I had managed to win with Espanyol and I explained to him. The keys to the game . Then he replied, very seriously: “Okay, tomorrow you’re going to win a second time.” I asked her if he was sure and hhe said: “Yes, don’t worry, we’re going to win.”. We played a fantastic game and we beat them 4-1. At the end, when the game ended, he would leave and say to me: “I told you, I told you, I told you …”.
It remains to be seen where Kylian Mbappe plays next season.