During a visit to the France before’Euro 2020 in its base of Clairefontaine, President Emmanuel Macron spoke to a number of players including the 22-year-old, Kylian Mbappé. The president said he hopes that Mbappé will stay at PSG contrary to the false rumor spread by YouTubers Mcfly and Carlito on his transfer to Marseille.
After thanking the young striker for helping to encourage the French to be vaccinated against Covid-19, Emmanuel Macron joked asking forgiveness from Mbappé for its transfer. ” Okay, and sorry for the transfer “, threw Macron to Mbappé with a small smile and the latter to respond in turn with a smile: ” No, it’s okay, it’s okay ».
“Impossible to go to Marseille”
« You defended the colors well, so it happened with everyone » the conclusion Macron during the discussion of a few seconds with the player. Indeed, after the rumor of the transfer spread, the tenant of theElysium, a football fan, had joined Mbappé on the phone to find out more about the case. But the player reassured the president: ” Impossible to go to Marseille, it is not in our DNA that He replied.
“I would never put pressure on a player”
At the microphone of BFM the president urged the striker to stay at Paris Saint Germain and to stay in the French national championship. ” It is important that he remains at PSG, both for the club and for the French championship. But after all that I would never put pressure on a player “, said Macron.