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Kylian Mbappe confirms he 'asked to leave' PSG this summer amid interest from Real Madrid

The Free Press Journal | 04/10/2021 08:22 PM | Click to read full article

Mbappé was subject to reported bids from Real Madrid approaching 200 million euros (USD 230 million) in August as he entered the last season of a five-year contract with PSG.

"I asked to leave," the 22-year-old star said, explaining once he decided not to renew his deal "I wanted the club to have a transfer fee to have a quality replacement."