Nothing goes between Kylian Mbappé and Leonardo. Jérôme Rothen reveals what is stuck between the two men.
Is the future of Kylian Mbappé emerging outside of PSG? The youngster has yet to find common ground on a contract extension. Free in June 2023, Mbappé could leave the capital. Jérôme Rothen explained that the sporting director Leonardo has some responsibility in this matter. The consultant regretted the bad decisions of the Brazilian about Mbappé. It seems that Leonardo’s return to PSG is ultimately a fiasco …
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For Jêrome Rothen, Leonardo? It’s a fail !
Sure RMC, Rothen revealed the many flaws of the sports director concerning the Mbappé case. He criticized Leonardo’s inability to change mentalities within the workforce. “It worked out very well at the start. He (Nasser Al-Khelaïfi, the president) said to himself that Leonardo was going to take all this in charge and that he was going to take a step back. What he did. Even in the interviews, he was no longer heard from Nasser. Leonardo had missions. Upon arrival, for me his return is a failure. Especially on an essential point: it has not changed the atmosphere in the locker room, ”said Jêrome Rothen. “He left the power to some like Neymar who is a great player and to others who are not great communicators and who, above all, do not have a great professional conscience regarding invisible recovery. “
Because of this, Mbappé would be in full hesitation about his future according to Rothen’s words. “When you’re in France and the locker room is South American, Spanish or even Italian and you speak Spanish in the morning, that’s a problem. Even for French players, and it’s not just Kylian Mbappé … There is Presnel Kimpembe who represents us in the France team. Perhaps all of this should shock them. Maybe they want that to change! “, He denounced in the program l‘After Foot sure RMC.
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