Mbappe is the present and the future – Ronaldo
The young Frenchman has been backed for a very bright future in the game by the Juventus star.
Cristiano Ronaldo believes Paris Saint-Germain star Kylian Mbappe is the present and the future of football.
Mbappe has established himself as one of the best players in the world after bursting onto the scene with Ligue 1 outfit Monaco in 2016-17.
The coveted 21-year-old has already won a World Cup, three Ligue 1 titles and three other domestic trophies for France, PSG and Monaco.
Continually linked to La Liga giants Real Madrid, Juventus superstar and five-time Ballon d’Or winner Ronaldo heaped praise on Mbappe
“Mbappe is the future and the present,” Ronaldo said in a promotional video shared by Marca.
“He’s a fantastic player, very fast, and he will be the future.”
Seen as the heir to Ronaldo and Barcelona’s Lionel Messi, Mbappe has flourished for PSG in the French capital.
After scoring 39 goals across all competitions last season, Mbappe has 24 this term – 15 of those coming in Ligue 1.