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PSG manager Pochettino claims Mbappe asks about the Premier League

Pochettino Mbappe, Football Express

It seems that Kylian Mbappe and his coach Mauricio Pochettino have a very good professional and almost friendly relationship. Kylian Mbappe is someone very curious and open-minded. He shows it by discussing regularly with his coach about the world outside Ligue 1.

Before becoming a coach in 2006, Pochettino played as a professional footballer for several years. He himself played for the Parisians from 2001-2009. Today after 12 years he is the coach of the club and he keeps an open mind.

Even though Pochettino has only been at the club for a few months, he is known to be very open to discussions with his players off the field. This is how him and Kylian Mbappe have formed a strong relationship .

“He asks about England – how is the game, the mentality, and the culture there? He’s only 22 but very mature, confident in his talent and open.” – Mauricio Pochettino. 

Pochettino proud of Kylian Mbappe

Kylian Mbappe and his coach both speak three languages: French, English and Spanish. Speaking these three languages brings the coach and his player even closer together.

Originally from Argentina, Pochettino likes to improve his French thanks to Mbappe. For his part, the player made it known that he likes to continue to speak in English with the coach and the team. In this way, it is partly the coach who helps him to improve daily.

From a first point of view, this budding friendship could make the player stay in Paris. We know that latest months Kylian Mbappe is the target of several big clubs for the next Mercatto. Moreover, he himself has hinted that a future awaits him outside the PSG team.

Today, Mauricio Pochettino does not hesitate to praise his striker. However, by praising the merits of his striker in the press, the coach highlights how interesting it can be to have Mbappe in his team. Competing teams could be more interested knowing that it is coming from a renowned coach.

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