Kylian Mbappe: Decision Time Looms for PSG Star As La Liga President Weighs In on Madrid’s Chances

Kylian Mbappe: Decision Time Looms for PSG Star As La Liga President Weighs In on Madrid’s Chances

Byron Pillay
updated at January 30, 2024 at 10:32 AM
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  • Paris Saint-Germain superstar, Kylian Mbappe is currently free to talk with other teams
  • Mbappe has been linked with a move to La Liga giants, Real Madrid for many years now
  • La Liga President, Javier Tebas has shared his thoughts on Mbappe's links with Madrid

Could the Kylian Mbappe saga finally be over?

The Paris Saint-Germain forward is in the final few months of his contract with the French side but has yet to announce where he will play his football next season.

Kylian Mbappe is reportedly close to making a decision regarding his future.
Kylian Mbappe is close to making a decision on his future, and La Liga President Javier Tebas believes there's a good possibility he could end up at Real Madrid. Image: Catherine Steenkeste.
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With Mbappe free to speak to other clubs about a potential move, there has been a lot more talk about Real Madrid signing him.

The Spanish side are known admirers of the French captain and have tried to secure his signature in the past.

Has Mbappe made a decision?

Football Espana are now reporting that Mbappe has told PSG that he will make his decision in the coming days.

The French club are trying to get him to sign an extension, but Los Blancos are also in the running for his signature.

Madrid’s offer compared to Mbappe’s demands

With Madrid set on making Mbappe their next Galactico, they also aren’t willing to break the bank for him.

The Spanish giants said to be offering him a €35 million annual fee plus a hefty signing bonus.

Comparatively, GOAL reported that Mbappe is demanding at least €70mil per year and a signing bonus of €125mil.

La Liga President weighs in on Mbappe

It’s not just fans who are keeping a close eye on the Mbappe situation - La Liga’s President is as well.

Javier Tebas recently stated there was a possibility the Frenchman would be joining Carlo Ancelotti’s team.

Mbappe could end career in Saudi Arabia

The French captain is one of the brightest stars in world football, and the Paris Saint-Germain attacker is already thinking about his future.

Mbappe recently spoke about his career and where he could possibly end, admitting that Saudi Arabia was an option, as Sports Brief reported.

Many big-name footballers have flocked to the Saudi Pro League, following the benchmark set by Cristiano Ronaldo when he joined Al-Nassr.

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Byron Pillay is a sports writer and Head of the Department at Sports Brief (joined in 2022) with over 10 years of experience in community journalism and a degree in journalism from Caxton's Cadet School.