Real Madrid are close to completing the signing of Kylian Mbappe from PSG.
According to ESPN journalist Rodrigo Faez, the Madrid club intends to finalize the striker’s contract before the start of La Liga in the first two weeks of August. However, neither Mbappe nor PSG have yet agreed on a final fee, thus Madrid is not aggressively pursuing a deal.
According to sources, Real Madrid is ready to close the deal. According to the club, the transfer will cost more than 200 million euros.
Mbappe intends to extend his contract until 2029. The contract must be the same length as Jude Bellingham’s, it must be noted.
The players who, together with Vinicius, appear to be the most crucial to the success of the effort want a fair playing field.
According to the same sources, with the departure of Karim Benzema, Real Madrid’s administration dreams of reopening the Santiago Bernabeu after rebuilding, with Mbappe and Bellingham in the squad, whom they consider as the club’s primary players in the coming years.
Furthermore, the signing of Mbappe is seen as crucial from a sporting standpoint, as Carlo Ancelotti now has only one clean striker – Joselu. At the same moment, Real Madrid’s 9th number is available.
According to earlier reports, PSG will ask for 250 million euros in exchange for Kylian. But ESPN insiders reject this and believe that the Parisians will be willing to sell the star for a lower price.