It is understood that Mbappe’s football idol is Cristiano Ronaldo. The Frenchman grew up watching videos and admired the Portuguese’s entire career.
Life never led him to play with CR7, but with Messi, Cristiano’s biggest rival throughout his sporting career.
They were teammates with Leo for two seasons and Mbappe’s confession will surely come as a surprise to Ronaldo, whose room is covered with posters of him.
“I love Cristiano but I grew up I realized that Messi is very good. Now I like both,” admits the Frenchman.
“I love Cristiano, I was a big fan of his when I was young, but I started to understand Messi because when you are a big fan of Cristiano, when you are young, you don’t see how good Messi is, Because I love Cristiano, but I grew up and now I like both,” Mbappe said.
The family confirmed their love for the Portuguese but now also admire Messi: “He loved Ronaldo from his early days at Manchester United and Real Madrid, the No. 7 who worked wonders on the left wing. “He loves his dribbling: On TV After seeing these moves over and over again, he tried to recreate them on the court,” said Kelly of Nicola and Beatrice Riccardi, an Italian family living in Bondi, near Paris. Ann (Kylian) spent most of his time with them. His era, his childhood.
When asked about Messi leaving Paris Saint-Germain, Mbappe said in an interview with Gazzetta dello Sport: “Messi? We are talking about potentially the best player in the history of football. “Like Messi It’s never good news when someone leaves. “