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Mbappé's uncle lists Madrid, Barça, Juve among possible destinations

Pierre Mbappé, the uncle of Monaco striker Kylian Mbappé, reeled off most of Europe's elite clubs when discussing the future destination of his nephew
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Mbappé's uncle lists Madrid, Barça, Juve among possible destinations

Kylian Mbappé is the man of the moment. The Monaco striker is one of the most promising young players in Europe, and with that reputation, comes interest from Europe’s big clubs. 

Mbappé keeps options open

The player’s uncle, Pierre Mbappé, remained coy on the future of his nephew, in comments picked up by Italian website Calciomercato

‘Every week Kylian watches matches involving Juve, Chelsea, Madrid, Barcelona… Is it a possibility in the future? Yes. Juventus, the two Manchester clubs, Real Madrid, PSG, Barcelona… In the future we’ll evaluate everything, but you never know in football.

‘At the moment my nephew is playing in a great team. When the moment comes, we’ll decide as a family’, he added.

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Cristiano among idols

As for the 18 year old’s rolemodels, Pierre Mbappé mentioned icons from Madrid, Barça, and Juventus: Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar, and David Trezeguet.

‘He also likes Zidane, and as for Italians, Inzaghi and Buffon.’

Mbappé, who has scored 14 goals in Ligue 1 this season, is likely to feature in Monaco's starting eleven for the Champions League semi-final against Juventus on Wednesday.


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