Former Chelsea player Florent Malouda has revealed he tried to persuade Kylian Mbappe to join Stamford Bridge.
The 24-year-old striker currently has a contract with Paris Saint-Germain. Until the summer of 2024 with the option to extend the contract for another year.
Real Madrid remain interested in the player but Malouda. Who spent 2007-2013 at Chelsea, wants Mbappe to consider a move to the Blues.
Malouda said: “I’ve been convincing Mbappe to join Chelsea for a long time! So far still failed. But I will keep trying.
“Hopefully we will see him in the Premier League.
Because it is the most competitive league in the world.”
“There are not many teams that can give him what he wants. And not many teams can give him the centerpiece.
“He’s a leader. is the captain of the French national team And he will continue to look for a leadership role at the club. which could cause problems.”
Chelsea are in the process of building a new team. They have spent more than £600m since Todd Bohly’s arrival as owner last summer. Although the club is currently rank 11th in the Premier League.
Previously, the 23-year-old perfume star was preparing to say goodbye to Paris Saint Germain at the end of this season. after the contract is about to expire and is expected to move to the Bernabeu free of charge
However, sources have revealed that PSG have not given up hope in keeping this French striker with the team. And was able to offer a large contract for a period of 2 years for the referee to consider in order to continue playing with the team. However, the players still do not rush to decide on issues about his future. But will consider when this season will end.
This resulted in Real Madrid having to offer Mbappe a huge wage again, with Real Madrid offering €220m last summer, but PSG continued to ignore it.
At the same time, Real Madrid has also been linked with Erling Haaland, who last Friday night. He admits he is being pressured by Borussia Dortmund to make decisions about his future.