Paris Saint-Germain has handed Kylian Mbappe the power to influence the sporting project at the club. According to reports, in one of the many rounds of talks held with the PSG hierarchy, Mbappe said he is not comfortable with Leonardo being the club’s sporting director next season. The 23-year-old identified transfer guru Campos as an alternative and based on his new position in the club, it is expected that Leonardo will be relived in his duties in the club.
Kylian Mbappe wants Leonardo and Pochettino Sacked
Campos was at Monaco when Mbappe burst into the limelight and won the Ligue 1 title in 2017 and reached the Champions League semifinals. The 57-year-old, who is a free agent after leaving Lille, has a reputation for unearthing top talent and securing large transfer fees for hidden gems.
It is also believed that Paris St-Germain head coach Mauricio Pochettino is also expected to be fired as manager of the Ligue 1 side with Mbappe allegedly in the conversation atain.
It was gathered the French striker wants his countryman former Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane to be made the head coach. Zidane is the favorite to take over this summer as the former Real Madrid player and coach turned down the offer to be made Manchester United manager.