Asked at a news conference about the possibility of seeing Kylian Mbappe make some announcements about his future during Sunday’s UNFP Trophy ceremony, Mauricio Pochettino said he hopes his striker will hold his tongue, or PSG will communicate in favor of
In May 2019, while receiving his maiden Ligue 1 best player trophy, Kylian Mbappe surprised the audience. “I think it may be time for more responsibilities. I hope it will happen at PSG, it will happen with pleasure. Or maybe somewhere else for a new project”, had eluded the Frenchman.
This Sunday, he will again be present at the UNFP Trophy ceremony, while a large part of the workforce will be in Qatar for a two-day internship. At a press conference, Mauricio Pochettino was asked if he expected (or feared) that Kylian Mbappe would talk about his future at the awards ceremony.
“If there is a dialogue, we hope it will be positive for the club”
“It is a question for Kian, but I hope not, because we will be in Qatar, the Argentine coach answered with a smile. And in any case, if there is any communication, we hope that this club Would be positive for him. But I don’t think so. And that’s a question for him.”
The current top scorer and best passer in the championship, Mbappe is tipped to receive the trophy for best player in Ligue 1. This would be his third, which would allow him to equal Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s record.