By Jack Bezants for MailOnline
Published: 07:58 GMT, 12 January 2021 | Updated: 07:58 GMT, 12 January 2021
Real Madrid's long-term plan to lure Kylian Mbappe from Paris Saint-Germain could well be coming to the crunch in the summer.
According to Spanish publication AS, Real's 'Operation Mbappe' plan is approaching its moment of truth - the France striker's contract at PSG expires in June 2022 so this summer, with a year remaining, he will be at a crossroads in regard to his future.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
The Spanish giants believe the fee to sign Mbappe could range anywhere from 150m euros (£135m) to 222m (£200m), with PSG possibly wanting to replicate what they paid to sign Neymar from Barcelona in 2017.
Spanish publication AS say Real Madrid will step up their push to sign Kylian Mbappe
Mbappe's Paris Saint-Germain contract expires in 18 months and Real's interest is growing
Real manager Zinedine Zidane (left) is a long-term admirer of fellow Frenchman Mbappe
Mbappe's annual wage is said to come in at 21m euros (£19m) which AS say Real will be able to pay.
PSG have absolutely no desire to lose Mbappe, be it this summer or next but if the 22-year-old refuses to sign a new contract in