PSG issue Mbappe statement

Ligue 1

Paris Saint-Germain have released a statement clarifying superstar Kylian Mbappe's future at the club after the 2018 FIFA World Cup winner recently hinted at leaving the Ligue 1 champions.

Mbappe, 20, was crowned the Ligue 1 Player of the Year for his excellent performances for the Parisian giants in their title-winning 2018/19 campaign.

The France international played an integral role as PSG clinched their eighth Ligue 1 title, netting 32 goals in 28 league encounters."

After receiving his award, Mbappe dropped a huge indication he may look towards a new challenge, fuelling speculation he could soon bring an end to his stay in Paris.

PSG have, however, since released a statement quashing speculation Mbappe could leave the club in the next transfer window.

"For two years, a strong bond has been formed between PSG and Kylian Mbappe; and this story will continue next season," PSG posted on their official social media pages.

"(This comes) with a shared ambition to make European football history in the year of the club's 50th anniversary.

"A highly-anticipated moment in which we can all come together to write a new, great page in the club's history where each individual must play a role geared towards the collective (goals)."

LaLiga outfit Real Madrid are believed to be long-term admirers of the Frenchman, and have been linked with his signature for a few months now.