In an interview given to the El Larguero program on the Cadena Ser, Mauricio Pochettino was optimistic about the extensions of Neymar and Kylian Mbappé at PSG.
These are two extremely important issues for PSG. Arrived in the capital in the summer of 2017, respectively from Barcelona and Monaco, Neymar and Kylian Mbappé will end their contract in June 2022. Regarding the Brazilian, he has never been so close to extending his adventure with Paris, as explained by RMC Sport in February. Mbappé, he is the subject of many rumors, some evoking every day or almost a pronounced interest on the part of Real Madrid.
Pochettino shows his optimism
As reported by RMC Sport, and contrary to what has been claimed by Spanish media, the world champion has not told his leaders that he wants to join the Madrilenians. Negotiations continue between the young French striker and PSG. Asked about these two files Thursday evening in the show El Larguero on the Cadena Ser, Mauricio Pochettino was reassuring. And determined.
“The club is doing everything possible to keep Neymar and Mbappé. I am just as optimistic that Mbappé will stay. For the club, the priority is that the players with the quality of Mbappé and Neymar remain. We do not think of a plan without these players, ”said the Argentine coach. Relaunched on the possibility of seeing Mbappé wear a white jersey in the future, in other words that of Real, Pochettino was once again very clear: “After having shared three months with him, I will fight with all my strength so that ‘he stays here with us. The club and I will fight to get him to be with us. “
“The objective is to keep the best players,” said Pochettino, convinced that PSG are capable of “keeping Neymar and Kylian for many years.”