Chelsea legend Didier Drogba is certain that Paris Saint Germain (PSG) attacker KylianMbappe is indispensable in any team on the European football stage. Didier Drogba talked extensively about Mbappe in a chat withmedia outlet Canal Champions Club. The ex-Marseille and Galatasaraystriker revealed his admiration for Mbappeduring the interview before adding some advice for the player regarding his future. Mbappe has a few months remaining on his contract at PSG and he has been strongly linked with a free transfer move to Real Madrid, but PSG are keen for the player to extend his stay at the club.
On Mbappe, Didier Drogba said that the Frenchman is indispensable irrespective of the team he settles for in the new season. According to him, Mbappe is undoubtedly one of the best players in the world and that all clubs want Mbappe in their respective teams. Speaking further, Drogba said that Mbappehas shown this season that he’s ready to take the lead in a team.
The leadership statement from Didier Drogba is coming on the back of reports that PSG want to offer him the captain’s armband in a bid to convince him that his long-term future is at the Parc des Princes. It would be interesting to know if the captain’s armband will make Mbappe stay at PSG amidst the strong interest from Real Madrid.
Mbappe was the leading contender for the next Ballon d’Or award especially after he scored the winning goal against Real Madrid in their last 16 first leg clash, but he has been overtaken by compatriot Karim Benzema after PSG lost to Real Madrid in their round of 16 tie on the Champions League stage. Benzema scored three times in the second half of the second leg for a 3-1 win on the might and a 3-2 aggregate win.