Barca plot €113 million move for Real Madrid’s top target

With Neymar reportedly set for a move Paris Sint-Germain, Barcelona have started hunting for replacements. The Catalan side are ready to use the Neymar money to get all the players Ernesto Valverde demands.

According to the Daily Mail, via Sportskeeda Barcelona’s eyes are fixed on bringing Kylian Mbappe from AS Monaco this summer to Camp Nou and are plotting a £100 million (€113 million) bid for the French sensation. The forward is the top target for title-rivals, Real Madrid but Valverde is confident that he can convince him for a move to Camp Nou.

Kylian Mbappe is a Real Madrid fan from childhood. The forward has been snapped wearing a Madrid jersey and also posing for photos with his ‘idol’, Cristiano Ronaldo.

He was also close to joining Madrid and met Zidane, but Monaco made a late swoop and signed him up. The AS Monaco star also confirmed the meeting and said,

“I experienced that like a child who sees the greatest French player in history talk to him. He was really honest with me. It was a great moment. In the end, I didn’t join Real Madrid because I wanted to stay in my country, I didn’t want to leave so early. It wouldn’t have worked. I chose to come to Monaco, and I madethe right choice.”