Real Madrid will use the summer to try to put the disappointments of the 2020/21 season behind them. Los Blancos finished second in La Liga and were eliminated from the UEFA Champions League semi-finals by Chelsea. The La Liga powers also failed to make an impact in the Copa del Rey and the Supercopa de Espana, finishing the season without a trophy for the first time in more than a decade.
Carlo Ancelotti has already been named as Real Madrid’s new coach. By the end of the summer, the Italian hopes to trim his squad and enhance his assault.
On that note, let’s take a look at the major Real Madrid transfer news from 1 July 2021.Kylian Mbappe doesn’t want to renew his PSG contract+
According to AS through L’Equipe, Kylian Mbappe has informed PSG that he does not want to sign a new contract. His current deal expires in a year, and he has been linked with a move to Real Madrid.
After a disappointing season, Los Blancos are looking to bolster their forward line this summer and have identified the 22-year-old as their top target. The Ligue 1 giants, on the other hand, have no intention of letting him go.
🚨🌕| PSG’s official stance is that they are refusing to listen to offers for Kylian Mbappé and that he will have to run down his contract, but Real Madrid know that, sooner or later, PSG will have to give up. @jfelixdiaz #rmalive
— Madrid Zone (@theMadridZone) July 1, 2021
Mbappe intends to finish his current deal and leave for free in a year. That would be very good news for Real Madrid, who may not have the financial means to complete a transaction this summer. PSG has been hoping to sign Mbappe to a new contract for several months, but their efforts have so far failed.