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Long announced in the sights of PSG who wanted to repatriate him and other European leaders in recent months, Christopher Nkunku has finally extended his contract with RB Leipzig. The French international was however desired by Kylian Mbappé who tried to bring him back to the club…
With the appointment of Luis Campos as sports adviser PSG en lieu and in place of Leonardomany files are activated, starting with that of the future coach instead of Mauricio Pochettino. Christophe Galtier will be appointed for this purpose in the coming days, as 24hfootnews.com has revealed to you. But Fields also looks at the transfer window summer: Milan Skriniar (Inter-Milan), Gianluca Scamacca (Sassuolo), Seko Fofana (RC Lens), Malo Gusto (OL), Chephren Thuram (OGC Nice), Sven Botman (LOSC), Renato Sanches (LOSC)… Several profiles are being studied, and in particular in Ligue 1, for the recruitment of the PSG. And another case mentioned for several months in the viewfinder of the PSG has already decided for its future: Christopher Nkunku.
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Mbappé wanted Nkunku at PSG, but…
In effect, nkunku on Thursday formalized his contract extension until June 2026 with the RB Leipzig, thus putting an end to the many speculations about it. However, in recent months, the PSG was insistently announced in the footsteps of his former titi, whom he had sold to the German club in 2019 for only 13M€, but Christopher Nkunku finally decided to continue the adventure at leipzig. 90min UK revealed that Kylian Mbappewho continues to rub shoulders with him in the France team, had nevertheless made the effort behind the scenes to convince him to return to the PSG after he himself extended his contract at the Parc des Princes, but his role as matchmaker was not enough to convince nkunku.
“I didn’t want to stop there”
Thursday, when formalizing his contract extension with the RB Leipzig, Christopher Nkunku justified this decision: I’m happy to continue wearing the Leipzig shirt. After the German Cup victory, it was clear. I didn’t want to stop there, we want more. I was really impressed with the way the club tried to get me. Many thanks to all those responsible for trust and especially to Oliver Mintzlaff, with whom I have always been in contact “, indicated the former player of the PSGwho will therefore not return to the Parc des Princes despite the will of Kylian Mbappe.