Luka modricReal Madrid midfielder, does not hide his desire to play next season with the French Kylian Mbappe. In addition, the Croatian has no doubts that the French crack will play this Wednesday with Paris Saint-Germain in the second leg of the Champions League round of 16 at the Santiago Bernabéu, while asking the Madrid fans not to support a player rival.
“We all want to play with great players and Mbappé is one of them for sure. I would like to play with him in my teambut we are going to see what happens in the future, now he is a PSG player”, he assured at a press conference. “It is difficult to talk about players who are not here because other teams get angry and can interpret it wrong, but I am sure that there is a player who doesn’t want to play with him on the same team,” he added.
Behind the blow received by Mbappé In training on Monday, Modric acknowledged that the presence of the Frenchman has not been discussed in the Real Madrid dressing room. “To be honest, we haven’t even talked about this, we are focused on ourselves. We don’t want anyone to get injured, I hope that Kylian is well and that he plays. If he plays, it’s because he’s one hundred percent because in these games if you’re not at your best, you don’t play,” he pointed out.
Lastly, Modric asks that the gestures of affection from the Real Madrid fans towards Mbappé not occur during the game: “I don’t know what the public is going to do, I’m sure they’re going to support us, no matter who is at the other side. He will support our players to the death and not the rivals. It is the only normal thing”.