Mauricio Pochettino’s Champions League hopefuls could replace Real Madrid target Kylian Mbappe with Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo this summer, according to reports in Italy.
The 23-year-old Manchester United striker scored his 20th goal across all competitions this season in Thursday night’s 2-0 win in Granada in their Europa League quarter-final first leg.
The France World Cup winner is out of contract at the Parc des Princes in June next year and the club have been trying to tie the 22-year-old down to a new long-term deal.
The forward’s current terms expire in 2022 and he has been strongly linked with a move to Real Madrid or the Premier League
The Frenchman is out of contract in the summer of 2022 and the Ligue 1 champions have been trying to tie their star man down to an extension, with the hope of agreeing a new five-year deal.
Paris Saint-Germain sporting director Leonardo is ‘happy’ with how contract negotiations are going and insists a decision will be made ‘soon’. PSG are eager to hold on to the pair.
The Brazilian, who is sporting director at Parc des Princes, kept his cards close to his chest when discussing the futures of the two PSG superstars
Kylian Mbappe, 22, struck three minutes into the tie at the Allianz Arena to give Mauricio Pochettino’s side the lead, before Marquinhos doubled their lead in Munich.
The 22-year-old scored either side of half-time as the Ligue 1 champions took a major step toward the European semi-finals
Kylian Mbappe’s is on track to fulfil his potential as Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo’s heir, but Steve McManaman has warned the 22-year-old he could need to escape PSG.