On Sunday, came the message that made the “entire” football world widen its eyes.
Foot market– Journalist Santi Aouna reported that Mbappe had made his decision and agreed with Real Madrid to move in the summer.
The news was exaggerated in several media outlets, and The Athletic wrote, among others, that the Frenchman should have received a worse financial offer than he received in 2022.
On Monday, the French site arrived RMC On the field, on the other hand, he believes that the agreement is not in place and that Mbappe has not made the decision to move to Madrid either.
According to the website, they were supposed to receive confirmation from the player's representatives.
– Stop the carousel, I want to leave, says football oracle Peter Wieland, about the situation, to Netafsen.
Nasser Al-Khelaifi, president of Paris Saint-Germain, confirmed on Tuesday that he had an agreement with Mbappe, but did not reveal the amount of money involved.
He claims that people are bored
The Viaplay expert follows La Liga more closely than any other Norwegian, and has watched Mbappe's flirtation with Real Madrid for several years.
-I've seen this happen for a long time, but now I'm fed up. He says: Even the Real Madrid supporters I know, who hope the transition period will go well, are tired of this chaos.
– Real Madrid fans want him primarily because of his crazy skills, but it's also about them wanting to end this mess.
– Time has shown that a player like Kylian Mbappé often adds a little extra heft. How will his situation be at Real Madrid?
– I think this is quite appropriate, because there is no one bigger than Real. Historically, they are good at dealing with these stars, although Circos-Mbappé takes it to a new level.
After the French Super Cup final, Mbappe was quoted as having a personal agreement with the club president.
In a radio interview with RMC, Al-Khelaifi confirmed the move.
– Kylian is a great man, a great player, but also a great person. As he said after the Super Cup final, he has an agreement with me. He said, according to the report, that he is between us, so I will not reveal what was contained in this agreement like.
– I don't want to talk about money or say how much the agreement is worth. He continued: We have a “gentlemen’s agreement.”
– Many still dream of Haaland
Last year, Erling Braut Haaland was first on everyone's lips, as the top scorer in the Champions League and the English Premier League, as well as the winner of the same trophies with Manchester City.
Wieland believes Mbappé knows this full well, and it is no coincidence that rumors surrounding the Paris Saint-Germain star are now increasing.
– For those of us who follow football a little, you often see a tendency for rumors to spread about players who need to become more important. Haaland has received a lot of attention, so suddenly a lot is happening around Mbappé off the pitch. It can be random, but it can also be a sarcastic game. Maintaining the brand will always be important to these guys.
In many ways, Real Madrid have already secured their biggest star, after Jude Bellingham came to the club this summer and immediately had a meteoric career.
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On the other hand, Wieland is not worried that the two stars will ruin each other's success, if Mbappe ends up in the Spanish capital.
– There are two good football players who realize the value of being good together. Both of them have been in the dressing rooms of really big names, so they've been in this before. At the same time, Real Madrid's interest in Mbappe has waned slightly after a push in 2022.
This is believed to be due to the Frenchman's refusal at the time, but also to the distant Norwegian dream.
Haaland is still a prominent element in Madrid, and a player many dream of reaching. So I think they are thinking about whether this opportunity will disappear, and whether they will sign Mbappe in the summer, concludes Wieland.
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