– Real Madrid fans' hopes of seeing Kylian Mbappe join him have been dashed. Wednesday (8/11/2023) evening, Cadena SER Los Merengues have officially removed the French national team striker's name from their wanted list.

Spanish media have confidently stated that Madrid will not pursue Mbappe despite the player's decision not to renew his contract with PSG (Paris Saint-Germain) and that he will definitely leave the club next summer.

This means Los Merengues will still not be chasing Mbappe even if they get him on a free transfer in the summer of 2024.

In the future, Madrid will not try to sign the 24-year-old striker, although the Spanish giants are interested in making a bid for him in the last editions of the transfer market.

Cadena SER In addition, Los Blancos explained the following points about Mbappe's presence in their squad.

  • The first is the salary issue. Mbappé will not arrive in Madrid for less than 20 million euros a year. If this amount does not renew the contract with the player, a much higher signing bonus should be added to the player. The same applies if he renews the contract and a transfer fee is due.
  • Another factor is age. Although the striker is only 24 years old, Los Merengues have a policy of recruiting young players and decided that he would be better off under 20 years old.
  • last one, Cadena SER A third reason for Real Madrid to forget about signing Kylian Mbappe is that the Frenchman did not sign a contract with the club two years ago.

At that time, Mbappe chose to extend his multi-million dollar contract with the Paris club.

Kylian Mbappe is still PSG's main goal machine. In this 2023-2024 season, Mbappe scored a total of 12 goals and 1 assist. It helps From 14 games in the French League and Champions League.

The striker, who was raised by AS Monaco in the French league, scored 10 goals in 10 games in which he participated. Mbappe himself officially joined PSG on 1 July 2018.