The French newspaper “L’Equipe” reported that French star Kylian Mbappé told the government of Paris Saint-Germain that he does not want to renew his contract, which expires in the summer of 2022 and that he would respect the current contract and the last one. season would play. in the team before you leave for free.
The newspaper confirmed that Mbappe wants to finish his contract with the French side, meaning his free departure in the summer of 2022, a serious blow to the ambitions of the Paris Saint-Germain board.
The French team’s management waited for the end of the current European countries to negotiate with representatives of the French star to extend his contract, and appeared confident in his ability to stay, by statements from Qatari team leader Nasser Al -Khelaifi, during which he confirmed that the teamster would not leave.
According to media reports, the Paris Saint-Germain management and the Qatari owners had made an attractive offer for the French star’s table, worth €50 million, an annual salary; To entice him to stay and block the way for the clubs that want to take him in.
But “L’Equipe” confirmed that negotiations between the government of Paris Saint-Germain and representatives of the French star have been suspended for months, and team leader Nasser Al-Khelaifi tried to persuade him to stay in implementation of the wish of the French star. emir of Qatar, the owner of the club.
The Qataris want to see the two stars, Brazilian Neymar, who extended his contract, and Frenchman Kylian Mbappe at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, who are players in Paris Saint-Germain.
The new decision for Mbappe comes to preserve Real Madrid’s and its president Florentino Perez’s hopes of signing the French star for a fee this summer or for free in the summer of 2022.
The French newspaper spoke of Real Madrid’s interest in Mbappe and confirmed that he had established contacts with Nasser Al-Khelaifi to find out about the player’s situation, but the response from the Qatari president was clear: Mbappe is not for sale.
But the current situation could push Paris Saint-Germain towards two difficult solutions: the first is to sell him this summer and profit from it financially, and the second is to risk keeping the player in his final season and try to get him over. to stay and extend his contract. contract before the end of the season.
Wanting a new experience in his career, Mbappe was about to move to Real Madrid and fulfill his dream when he played as a player in Monaco, but he preferred Paris Saint-Germain as the first stop in his career at big clubs.
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