Kylian Mbappe: Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane admits love for Paris Saint-Germain striker
Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has been”in love” with Paris Saint-Germain striker Kylian Mbappe.
Zidane’s negative, that face PSG at the Bernabeu in the Champions League on Tuesday, have been linked with a transfer for Mbappe.
In the summertime, Mbappe confessed that he would be open to a”new project” and was considering his future at the Parc des Princes, prior to the Ligue 1 champions revealed in May that he would remain in the club to the 2019/20 campaign.
Madrid forward Eden Hazard has called to join him in Spain, asserting the Frenchman is certain to become the best player on the planet.
Asked how he felt regarding the striker, Zidane replied:”Do you understand I understand him long time? It’s not the first time [I’ll see him].
“I am in love with him. Firstly, as an individual because he came to do a trial quite a while ago.”
When pressed thinks Mbappe is love with Real Madrid, Zidane said”He’s our rival and I can’t say anything else.”
Mbappe could comprise alongside Neymar. Both players overlooked the reverse osmosis and were in and out of the negative with injury issues.
“To be truthful, it will not change anything for me since I think both Neymar and Mbappe can perform , so nothing changes,” Zidane said.
“In any situation, we’re prepared to deal with any staff, also PSG, along with their players. They’re a great group and they are playing a fantastic season.”
Madrid track their competitions by five factors in Group A and can combine PSG in promising their position in the knockout stages with success.
The club’s recent excellent shape – winning five of their past six – has been overshadowed by boos from their supporters aimed at Gareth Bale after he was pictured celebrating Wales’ Euro 2020 eligibility using a flag that read:”Wales. Golf. Madrid. In that order”.
Zidane insists that the Welshman is focused on his team and defended Bale after their 3-1 win.
“it is a very unique game for everyone, also for Gareth Bale, for all the players and also for the lovers,” Zidane said.
“What we would like to do would be to play with a wonderful football game. All of us we need to be ready.
“We know they’re playing an wonderful season and we understand how demanding the game it needs to be. We will need to play a much better match than the other games we have played so far.”