Florentino Perez Speaks On Real Madrid Signing Mbappe & Neymar (Must Read)
Zinedine Zidane could use his French connection to lure Kylian Mbappe to Real Madrid this summer, says club president Florentino Perez, who is also open to signing Neymar.
Zidane returned to Real on Monday just nine months after his abrupt departure, tasked with restoring the club to former glory after a difficult season with Julen Lopetegui and Santiago Solari at the helm.
Real failed to replace all-time leading scorer Cristiano Ronaldo with a ‘Galactico’ signing in the summer after he left for Juventus.
But Zidane has promised changes at the Bernabeu this summer, with club president Perez keen to fuel speculation Real could try to sign two of Paris Saint-Germain’s star players.
Speaking to reporters after Monday’s news conference, Perez said:
Then asked about Neymar or Mbappe, Perez said: “I’d take them both.”
Asked about the club’s transfer plans, Zidane said: