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CANNOT afford to sign PSG star Kylian Mbappe, insists the club's former president Ramon Calderon with Bernabeu redevelopment set to cost up to ONE BILLION euros Kylian Mbappe has two years left on PSG deal and would command a huge fee have been linked with the 22-year-old striker for some time However, former president Ramon Calderon doesn't think they can afford him 

By Jordan Seward For Mailonline

Published: 17:03 BST, 1 September 2020 | Updated: 17:18 BST, 1 September 2020

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will not be able to afford to sign long-term target Kylian Mbappe, according to the club's former president Ramon Calderon.

The Paris Saint-Germain striker has established himself as one of the best footballers in the world and has been on Madrid's radar for some time with boss Zinedine Zidane a huge admirer.

Mbappe still has two years left on his PSG contract and would command a huge transfer fee with the French giants desperate to keep hold of their star man.

Real Madrid have long been linked with a move for PSG striker Kylian Mbappe

have long been linked with a move for PSG striker Kylian Mbappe

The 22-year-old has two years left on his deal at PSG and could cost a world-record fee

The 22-year-old has two years left on his deal at PSG and could cost a world-record fee

Like many clubs in Spain, Madrid's finances have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic and Calderon does not believe the LaLiga champions are in a position to meet PSG's demands especially with the club already committed to spending a minimum of £500million on their project to redevelop the Santiago Bernabeu - which could rise to one billion euros by the time it's finished.

'No doubt Mbappe is a player who everyone would like to sign. He has great potential, and he is very young,' Calderon told Stats Perform News.

'He reminds me a lot of Ronaldo, the Brazilian, because of his strength and his capacity to score goals. No doubt, he would be a great transfer.

'I don't know if are able to do it

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