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PIE PSG – PSG: Mbappé is not a ‘good guy’, it swings – FRENCH FOOTBALL

by: Adam Smith


PIE PSG - PSG: Mbappé is not a 'good guy', it swings - FRENCH FOOTBALL 1

On Saturday afternoon, Kylian Mbappé sparked a real controversy by dragging his feet and then expressing himself strongly with Thomas Tuchel after his replacement in the 68th minute.

A starter and goalscorer with PSG against Montpellier, the French international did not appreciate being replaced by his coach even before the last quarter of an hour. For almost a minute, Kylian Mbappé explained herself to Thomas Tuchel before joining the bench with a very daring step. With less than six months to go to the summer transfer window and although Real Madrid has made its priority, PSG would have done well. Especially since in the Spanish media, it is even the image of the French world champion that is questioned, like the words of the newspaper La Opinion.

“Since the arrival of the German coach in 2018, the chemistry between the two is not good” media, before proceeding. “That didn’t stop The French striker from becoming one of the great benchmarks of world football. But his reaction to Icardi’s replacement on Saturday in the 69th minute of play softens a new storm that Tuchel is trying to overcome with a mix of authority and understanding. Mbappé’s successive clashes with his coach have clearly tarnished his reputation as a good guy in French football. explains the media in an article titled “internal crisis in Paris”. Unsurprisingly, the Spanish media is diving into the controversy, created by Kylian Mbappé himself. This was Thomas Tuchel’s fear after the meeting, explaining that “What he did is not right because it opens up a discussion and topics that are a distraction from our mindset, because this team shows together, with Kylian, a very professional mindset”. The German had seen well…