Real Madrid latest News says that The Argentine legend of Barcelona Diego Maradona revealed that he had a conversation with Real Madrid president Florentino Perez and asked him to sign Mbappe before he moved out to PSG.
Argentine legend Diego Maradona claimed that Spanish giants Real Madrid passed the opportunity of signing Kylin Mbappe from Monaco as because of the presence of Cristiano Ronaldo.
Last season the French wonderkid Mbappe helped Monaco to claim their Ligue 1 title and this transfer season he has been linked with several clubs like Real Madrid, Manchester City, and PSG.
Though Real Madrid had the chance to add him to their ranks they wasted it and PSG took the advantage and they have successfully landed him.
Maradona stated that though he talked with Perez about Mbappe’s deal they did not go for him because of Ronaldo.
Maradona voiced: “For me, Mbappe is the revelation of football. I think he can surpass many.
“Why did they not sign him? I told Florentino to sign Mbappe. I told him when we saw each other at Fifa.”
Question has been asked to Maradona to know what was Perez’s response, he voiced: “He told me…’but you know I have Cristiano’.”
This season the French youngster has scored 10 goals for Monaco and also PSG are sitting at the top of the table.