Kylian Mbappe is the talk of the town right now after an amazing breakthrough season, and Arsenal are looking more and more likely to sign him this summer.
The 18 year-old started the previous campaign as somewhat of an unknown, and is now being talked about all over the world as the next big thing. Mbappe bagged 26 goals in all competitions for his club side as they won their first Ligue 1 title since the year 2000, as well as reaching the semi-final of the Champions League.
The France international also become the first player to score in his each of his first four Champions League knock-out matches, and has already done more in his career than many can only dream of.
Mbappe is now being touted for a world record move this summer, with French big-spenders PSG believed to have lodged a monster offer, although the player has already admitted that he will only move to a club in order to further his career, and with the guarantee of first-team football as he looks to become a superstar.
Kylian said: “I will make a choice based on my sporting career, and my career is first and foremost, and I am at an age where I need to play, and that will be paramount.
“I’m not 35 or 36, an age where I have to manage [my body], I still have everything to learn, this year was discovery, and now comes the most important step: Confirmation.
“And I will be the sole decision-maker, and I will not go anywhere where I will be forced to go.”
Arsenal Football Club are claimed to be growing ever-confident of attaining the future world star ahead of both Real Madrid and PSG, with the intention of the youngster learning from Arsene Wenger as he looks to meet his full potential, although the fee will not come cheap.
Could we finally bring in one of the world’s biggest talents ahead of our rivals?