Paris Saint-Germain coach Mauricio Pochettino stated on Thursday he was “100%” positive each he and star striker Kylian Mbappe could be on the membership subsequent season.
Pochettino is finishing his first full season as PSG coach. In his first season the membership have regained the Ligue 1 title however suffered one other meltdown within the knockout rounds of the Champions League, this time towards Actual Madrid.
In the meantime Mbappe, who’s coveted by Actual, has nonetheless not prolonged his PSG contract which expires on the finish of June.
Requested at a press convention about what the probabilities have been that he and Mbappe can be on the membership subsequent season, Pochettino replied: “100% in each instances”.
He directly added a qualification.
“That’s what I can understand, really feel right this moment. In soccer, you’ll be able to anticipate lots of issues however that’s what I really feel right this moment,” stated Pochettino.
Pochettino is beneath contract till 2023 however PSG sporting director Leonardo was lower than reassuring when he stated on Saturday that he needed to “converse with everybody, not solely with the coach but additionally the gamers, to make clear conditions and determine on the technique”.
Media in France have reported that PSG’s Qatari house owners have supplied Mbappe big sums of cash, however that the 23-year-old World Cup winner has been blowing cold and warm.
Leonardo has stated Mbappe remains to be “reflecting” on his future and a gathering between his household and PSG happened final week in Doha.