Kylian Mbappé’s future could have completely changed in 2016. At that time, the current PSG player was at Monaco and with doubts to sign his first professional contract. Speaking to Sky Sports, Wenger has confirmed that he was at home to try to convince him to sign for Arsenal.
“He was at home when he was hesitant to renew with Monaco. I did not know if he was going to extend his contract and I was talking with him about it“The former Arsenal manager assured. The Gunners were one of the teams that bid for the French international before signing with PSG. Wenger did not assure him of being a starter and that is why Mbappé ended up in Paris.
After his hat-trick at the Camp Nou, lhe main unknown regarding Mbappé is to know if he will end up renewing with PSG. The player still does not respond to Leonardo’s renewal offer on the table and his future is currently an enigma. PSG has already set him a price of 200 million, despite ending the contract in June 2022.
Carragher considers Mbappé’s signing for Liverpool perfect
Jamie Carragher assured on English television that Kylian Mbappé would be a perfect player for Liverpool. The Reds are another of the teams that have been interested in the PSG forward and could try to sign him in the summer through a significant financial effort.
“I know Liverpool had options to sign him when he was at Liverpool. I know Klopp has spoken to him then and I’m sure other clubs had spoken to him at the time as well. I think he will play for Real Madrid at some point in his career. career, but I think Liverpool is the perfect team for a player before taking the next step, “said Carragher.