‘Sometimes Coaches Don’t Tell The Truth’ – Real Madrid Boss Ancelotti Responds To Pochettino’s Mbappe Claim | AfroNaija

Promote / Monetize Your Song With Us On WhatsApp: 09092093564

‘Sometimes coaches don’t tell the truth’ – Real Madrid boss Ancelotti responds to Pochettino’s Mbappe claim


‘Sometimes coaches don’t tell the truth’ – Real Madrid boss Ancelotti responds to Pochettino’s Mbappe claim


Real Madrid head coach Carlo Ancelotti has, on Friday, provided his take on suggestions that Los Blancos target Kylian Mbappe is set to stay put at Paris Saint-Germain this summer.

Links between French international Mbappe and La Liga heavyweights Real have of course been rampant for some time now.

This comes after the transfer team at the Bernabeu were left shocked in coming up short in a big-money bid to lure the explosive attacker to the Spanish capital last summer, despite Mbappe’s contract in Paris inching towards an imminent conclusion.

It therefore no doubt came as a major source of concern to all associated with Real when, earlier today, PSG boss Mauricio Pochettino suggested that Mbappe will be ‘100 percent staying’ at the Parc des Princes into next seasom.

Speaking in his own ensuing press conference, Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti, in turn, was inevitably drawn the comments of his counterpart in the French capital.

And the Italian was not shy in hinting that Pochettino may well simply have been covering for his club, in confirming that ‘sometimes coaches don’t tell the truth…’

Strasbourg up next

Turning attentions back towards the pitch, Mbappe is expected to be afforded the latest opportunity to add to his 28-goal tally across the campaign to date later this evening.

This comes with PSG set to make the trip to the Stade de la Meinau, for a Ligue 1 meeting with Strasbourg.

It remains to be seen how strong an XI Mauricio Pochettino actually opts for, though, with the capital giants having wrapped up the French top-flight title courtesy of a 1-1 stalemate with Lens last weekend.


Pep Guardiola delivers concerning Kyle Walker & John Stones updates ahead of Leeds & Real Madrid

Liverpool set to do battle with Real Madrid for French starlet Aurelien Tchouameni


How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

Aminat Aigbe

Aminat Aigbe is the first lady of afronaija and a very good blogger ( Original Mrs AfroNaija )

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.