Leonardo spoke this Saturday concerning the future of Kylian Mbappé and Neymar. Before the kickoff of the match in Metz, the sporting director of PSG recalled that the French and the Brazilian remained under contract until 2022.
At the time of launching an assault on the final sprint in Ligue 1 and the semi-finals of the Champions League against Manchester City (go Wednesday on RMC Sport 1), PSG must also manage the future of its duo Kylian Mbappé -Neymar. On the sidelines of the Paris region’s trip to Metz during the 34th day of the championship, Leonardo took the floor to clarify things about the future of his two stars. In particular concerning the tricolor world champion.
“Everything is clear, we know the situation of Kylian, he knows what we think. He has a year and two months of contract and is not going to finish his contract and his link (immediately editor’s note), explained the sporting director Brazilian at the microphone of Canal +. Today there is nothing more than that, but everyone is talking. “
Leonardo and PSG optimistic “in general”
Faced with the expectations of supporters and observers, Leonardo insisted that the priority remained the match in Moselle and that Kylian Mbappé’s decision would be made in due course.
“His decision will come, the important thing today is to win against Metz, continued the leader of the Ile-de-France club. [Optimiste pour sa prolongation?] We are generally optimistic. We don’t even have a reason not to be optimistic about the future. […] I am asking once again for total concentration in relation to the terrain. “
Leonardo: “Nobody is running behind us, we are really quiet”
In the other hot issue of PSG, that of Neymar, things seem to be well advanced. According to information from RMC Sport, everything is complete for the extension of the South American player. A new lease until June 2026 could soon be announced. But then again, Leonardo called for a little patience.
“Everyone knows that it is our intention. We are in no hurry to capitalize on what we have already started to talk about. We are in no hurry, launched the former midfielder of PSG and Seleçao. Nobody is running behind us, we are really quiet. The report is really very good and very frank. We will arrive at the moment to decide, of course, because it is important to have clear things for the future. future is between today and May 29, we hope, for the final of the Champions League. “
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