In an interview with Telefoot, Kylian Mbappé talked about the Champions League final lost to Bayern Munich. The PSG striker believes that his team must be strengthened in this mercato to envisage a good year 2020-2021. Mbappé is looking forward to the new season Kylian Mbappé looks to the future.
The champions league! we have to forget too
Currently with the French team to play in the League of Nations, the 21-year-old striker wants to forget the 2019-2020 season to focus on the next year with Paris Saint-Germain. With the goal to erase the disappointment of the Champions League final lost against Bayern Munich (0-1).
Mbappé wants to forget “It is fortunately and unfortunately our life, When we win the World Cup, we come back to the club and we have to forget, When we lose the Champions League, we have to forget too. It was an incredible disappointment but that’s the job that wants that”. said the Parisian in an interview on the TV show Téléfoot.
Although he feels he has to “move on”… The Bondy native admits to having regrets about this match. “Regrets? Of course I do. We had opportunities, I had an opportunity…” I had a chance,” recalls the world champion, whose soft shot landed in the arms of Manuel Neuer at the end of the first half. “We could have scored. But that’s the way it is, that’s soccer”. There was a blockage, even if we didn’t want to let it show,” says Mbappé, who believes that Paris has reached a new level. We broke that and we saw how to do it. I think we’re on the right track.”
Some pressure for new players
Mbappé is waiting for reinforcements. “A lot of teams lost one final and won the next year. It is necessary to be positive and to make a good recruitment”, slips the international tricolor, in what resembles a message sent to Leonardo. Mbappé hopes that PSG will soon be able to count on new recruits after the departures of Thomas Meunier, Edinson Cavani, Tanguy Kouassi, Adil Aouchiche, Thiago Silva and Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting.
Others could follow as 60 to 70 million euros in sales are still expected (read here). “We have to buy players, for sure,” insists the former Monegasque. We’ll see how it goes, there are people doing their job. I hope that we will have good recruits and that we will be able to restart the season with the objective of doing better than last season”. That means winning the Champions League. –