Close to the Mbappé clan, Christian Jean-Pierre looks back at the eventful off-season of the French striker, who was sidelined by PSG for part of the summer. An episode that infuriated his father Wilfrid.
What future for Kylian Mbappé? At the end of his contract with Paris Saint-Germain on June 30, Kylian Mbappé has still not announced his choice between a departure or an extension. Unless according to specific sources, viz Parisian And no Foot MercatoThe Bondi kid decided to leave the City of Lights to join Real Madrid on a free at the end of the season.
While awaiting the outcome of the soap opera, the L’Equipe channel is broadcasting this Monday evening a documentary dedicated to the Parisian number 7, in which a journalist close to the Mbappé clan, Christian Jeanpierre, looks back on the complex off-season. The 25-year-old striker. As a reminder, the former Monegasque refused to activate the additional year option included in his contract, which would have then tied him to PSG until June 2025. A refusal that then led to the release of the group’s art of the French star. The championship was finally restored before the start. An episode in which his father Wilfrid had a gift for teasing.
“He wanted to plaster everyone”
“Anger (Wilfried Mbappé)? Oh yes! There was something. It was difficult there. I don’t think he lost his temper. I think in his head, to know “Will” better, he’s a pressure cooker and he wanted to plaster everybody, but he didn’t. He wasn’t mad at all, but something was…”Christian Jeanpierre believed in an extract from a documentary shown on social networks.
And to add: “False statements were made by very high-ranking people. Totally false statements. And in this case all you have to do is go out, call L’Equipe and say “wait guys, we’re talking rubbish about my son” and he didn’t do that. And I appreciate this cuff, it is necessary. »