Real Madrid faces uncertainty regarding their potential Galactico signing this summer, as the club typically secures one marquee player each year. Although there has been widespread discussion about Jude Bellingham as a possible transfer, there is little assurance that Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund can reach an agreement on a suitable transfer fee.
Despite signing a contract extension last year, Kylian Mbappe remains consistently linked with a move away from Paris Saint-Germain, fueling ongoing rumors about his potential transfer to Real Madrid. Despite his contractual ties to PSG until at least 2024, speculation surrounding Mbappe’s future continues to persist.
Kylian Mbappe has agreed to extend his PSG contract until 2025 💰
— GOAL News (@GoalNews) May 21, 2022
With the impending departure of Lionel Messi from PSG and Neymar’s links to various clubs, all eyes are now on Mbappe to see where he ultimately ends up. The potential breakup of the MMN trio (Messi, Mbappe & Neymar) at PSG, which could have formed an incredibly formidable front-three partnership, adds to the intrigue.
Top attacking trios in Europe’s top 5 leagues 👏
🇫🇷 PSG – 56⚽️ 🔺
▪️ Mbappe (28), Messi (15), Neymar (13)
🏴 Manchester City – 55⚽️
▪️ Haaland (36), Foden (10), Alvarez (9)
🏴 Arsenal – 43 goals⚽️
▪️ Odegaard (15), Martinelli (15), Saka (13)
Let the battle begin 💯 pic.twitter.com/fziWWz8ohI
— Stats24 (@_Stats24) May 22, 2023
Real Madrid remains attentive, closely monitoring Mbappe’s situation, signaling their enduring admiration for the Frenchman.
In the previous season, Mbappe appeared destined to join Real Madrid, as the Santiago Bernabeu crowd applauded him, anticipating his arrival, considering his contract would expire in the summer of 2022. However, he surprised many by opting for a contract extension with PSG, altering the course of his anticipated transfer.
The pursuit of galacticos: Real Madrid’s continued fascination with Kylian Mbappe
Kylian Mbappe’s current contract is set to expire at the conclusion of the 2023/24 season, but he has the option to extend it for an additional year. However, he faces a decision by July whether to commit to Paris Saint-Germain until 2025 or explore other opportunities as a free agent.
Reports from L’Équipe indicate that Mbappe is set to receive a significant loyalty bonus for another season before departing PSG without a transfer fee. This means he will have one final opportunity to help the club achieve the coveted Champions League glory desired by their Qatari owners.
Mundo Deportivo thinks that Real Madrid will make a move for Mbappe if there is a chance of him departing Paris Saint-Germain. The Spanish club is reportedly waiting to assess Mbappe’s situation, ready to pursue the Frenchman if an opportunity arises. However, convincing PSG CEO Nasser Al-Khelaifi to engage in negotiations could prove to be the most challenging aspect of any potential deal.
🚨🌕| JUST IN: Real Madrid are planning to go for Kylian Mbappé in 2024, when he’s a free agent. @lequipe #rmalive 🇫🇷 pic.twitter.com/v2SZrusjKH
— Madrid Zone (@theMadridZone) May 24, 2023
It is highly unlikely that Al-Khelaifi would willingly let go of his prized player, especially considering Mbappe’s recent statements expressing his desire to stay in France. If Real Madrid manages to secure the signing of Kylian Mbappe as a free agent in the summer of 2024, it could potentially go down as one of the most remarkable acquisitions in the history of soccer.
It is crucial for Los Blancos to remain grounded and not get ahead of themselves in their aspirations. Nonetheless, unexpected scenarios have come and gone by in soccer, as evidenced by last summer’s Mbappe transfer saga.