PSG do everything they can to get Kylian Mbappe fit for UCL showdown against Bayern Munich: reports
According to German newspaper BILD, Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) are still hoping to get Kylian Mbappe fit for the UEFA Champions League game against Bayern Munich. The two European giants will face off in the round of 16 of the tournament.
The first leg will take place at the Parc des Princes on February 14. The club recently announced that Mbappe will be unavailable for the game after suffering a stroke during the Ligue 1 game against Montpellier on February 1.
However, the above report suggests that the Parisian club are working to make the French superstar available. Although it will be difficult to get the 2022 FIFA World Cup Golden Boot winner ready, they hope the No. 7 can at least play the role of a substitute.
Kylian Mbappe has been pretty phenomenal for PSG so far this season. Up to this point he has scored 25 goals and provided six assists in 26 games this season.
The former Arsenal star revealed the Gunners were close to signing Kylian Mbappe before joining PSG
Former Arsenal star Gilles Grimandi has revealed the north London-based side were close to signing current PSG ace Kylian Mbappe back in 2013. He said (via Metro):
“Scouting is about finding players but also missing them. For me it’s Kylian Mbappe. We just couldn’t convince him. He was out of contract in June 2013 and we met him in February. If we could have convinced him .” join, he would have changed clubs – but he then chose Monaco.
Mbappe made 60 appearances for Monaco, scoring 27 goals and providing 16 assists. His form has been absolutely amazing since joining PSG. In 243 games, Mbappe scored 196 goals and provided 94 assists.
The impressive record shows why the French would like to have the striker superstar in their ranks for the Champions League clash against Bayern.
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