Paris Saint-Germain eyeing Barcelona flop to replace Kylian Mbappe

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Paris Saint-Germain finds itself in a precarious position regarding the future of French star Kylian Mbappe.

The 23-year-old has entered the final six months of his contract with PSG and is able to negotiate a pre-contract agreement with overseas clubs over a free summer transfer.

Although Les Parisiens have always hoped to convince the winner of the 2018 FIFA World Cup to stay, they know he may be on his way to Real Madrid in the summer. So, reluctantly, the Ligue 1 giants are starting to set plans to replace the former AS Monaco star.

According to Barcauniversal, PSG are looking at Erling Haaland as a viable option to replace Mbappe. However, the costs involved in his signing and the intense competition could make things difficult for the club in the French capital.

This, according to the report, has now led to Mauricio Pochettino & co. turned their attention to Ousmane Dembele of Barcelona. The 24-year-old is expected to leave Camp Nou after rejecting the club’s latest contract offer, as he seeks a bigger contract worth 40 million euros per season.

With Barcelona unwilling to meet its worst demands, the inscription appears on Dembele’s wall. The former Borussia Dortmund midfielder is free to hold talks with clubs over Bosman’s departure this summer.

 

Paris Saint-Germain finds itself in a precarious position regarding the future of French star Kylian Mbappe.

The 23-year-old has entered the final six months of his contract with PSG and is able to negotiate a pre-contract agreement with overseas clubs over a free summer transfer.

Although Les Parisiens have always hoped to convince the winner of the 2018 FIFA World Cup to stay, they know he may be on his way to Real Madrid in the summer. So, reluctantly, the Ligue 1 giants are starting to set plans to replace the former AS Monaco star.

According to Le10 Sport, PSG are looking at Erling Haaland as a viable option to replace Mbappe. However, the costs involved in his signing and the intense competition could make things difficult for the club in the French capital.

This, according to the report, has now led to Mauricio Pochettino & co. turned their attention to Ousmane Dembele of Barcelona. The 24-year-old is expected to leave Camp Nou after rejecting the club’s latest contract offer, as he seeks a bigger contract worth 40 million euros per season.

With Barcelona unwilling to meet its worst demands, the inscription appears on Dembele’s wall. The former Borussia Dortmund midfielder is free to hold talks with clubs over Bosman’s departure this summer.

There have been reports of interest from Manchester United and Juventus, and dozens of other clubs have been monitoring the situation. PSG, meanwhile, are also on the hunt, having identified former Rennes as a replacement for star Mbappe.

In fact, some reports have already suggested that the Paris giants have already opened talks with the Barcelona team. Now it remains to be seen if he will return to his homeland this summer by signing for PSG, where he could meet former Barça teammate Lionel Messi.

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