Real Madrid agree deal to complete stunning £160m transfer: Six year contract on the table
Real Madrid have reportedly reached an agreement with Monaco for the transfer of Kylian Mbappé. This potential deal will crush last summer’s world record signing of Paul Pogba to Manchester United. Marca stated the two clubs agreed to £160m fixed plus an additional £20m that can be added on.
Zinedine Zidane has admired the 18-year-old footballer, and looking to finalize the move. Los Blancos could have another rising star join their club, provided the six-year deal is reached. A meeting is pending with Real Madrid president, Florentino Pérez and José Ángel Sánchez.
BREAKING NEWS: Real Madrid reach 'agreement in principle' with Monaco for £161m transfer of Kylian Mbappe, according to Spanish reports pic.twitter.com/Ju3ggTJSVo
BREAKING NEWS: Real Madrid reach 'agreement in principle' with Monaco for £161m transfer of Kylian Mbappe, according to Spanish reports pic.twitter.com/Ju3ggTJSVo— MailOnline Sport (@MailSport) July 25, 2017
The Monaco target bagged 26 goals during a fine breakthrough season that ultimately ended with the Ligue 1 side being crowned champions of France. Mbappé is excited to make his mark in La Liga with the current Spanish and European champions. He’s expressed his desire to be with the world class team and advance his career.
While the French striker is expected to continue to grow, Cristiano Ronaldo has reportedly expressed concerns to Florentino Pérez over the potential signing. The Real Madrid superstar may fear being replaced as the 32-year-old could be second choice for Zidane in the future.
Manchester City had been pursuing the young winger but Pep Guardiola must accept defeat as the deal is looming. However, they may be the team to pick if your Betting on the premier league. Real Madrid are targeting more silverware next season, and Mbappé has the potential of being the key to their upcoming success.