‘An insult to football’: La Liga president Javier Tebas outrage after Kylian Mbappe chooses PSG over Real Madrid

The 23-year-old has been linked to a summer move to Madrid after his contract expires next month and he verbally agreed to join the Spanish champions earlier this season.

Mbappe has not yet confirmed where his long-term future lies, but is expected to make an announcement on Sunday confirming that he will remain at PSG.

He is expected to earn £4m a month and will continue to receive a £100m sign-on bonus with the French champion.

Tebas strongly criticized the deal and questioned how PSG could offer such a lucrative financial package to a World Cup winner.

Mbappe is now expected to remain at PSG (Image: PA)

Tebas tweeted: “It is an insult to football for PSG to renew Mbappe with a lot of money since the last season and to receive a salary of more than 600 million euros”.

“[PSG president, Nasser] Al-Khelaifi is as dangerous as the Super League,” Tebas added.

PSG decided not to join the 12-team league last summer, giving Al-Khelaifi the powerful role of President of the European Club Association (ECA).

On the other hand, Real Madrid president Florentino Perez was a leading role in the failure of the UEFA Super League, which collapsed after 48 hours in April last year due to strong opposition from the UEFA and supporters.

spanish radio show Tiempo de Juego La Liga could sue PSG for a deal to Mbappe and question whether the French club is operating within its financial fair play limits.

Earlier this week, Tebas said he expects Mbappe to move to the Bernabeu.

La Liga chairman Javier Tebas has questioned how PSG could offer Mbappe such a lucrative contract.  (Image: PA)
La Liga chairman Javier Tebas has questioned how PSG could offer Mbappe such a lucrative contract. (Image: PA)

“I think Mbappe will be at Real Madrid, but one day he will be white and another black person will change…but I think so,” said Tebas. sports.

“I’ve read too many twists and turns. It’s not unexpected because there’s always a twist.

“The feeling I have is that if he wanted a renewal, he would have already done so, but I could be wrong.”


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