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Monaco Have Rejected An Astronomical Real Madrid Bid For Kylian Mbappe [Telegraph]

LYON, FRANCE - APRIL 1: Kylian Mbappe of Monaco during the French League Cup final (Coupe de la Ligue) between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and AS Monaco at Parc OL on April 1, 2017 in Lyon, France. (Photo by Jean Catuffe/Getty Images,)

AS Monaco have reportedly turned down a world-record bid from Real Madrid for teenage sensation Kylian Mbappe. According to the Telegraph, the Spanish giants (and potential La Liga and Champions League double-winners) have made an early move for Mbappe to steal a march on their rivals – but Monaco have apparently shunned a staggering €120m offer for the 18-year-old, a …

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France’s Ligue 2: All The Permutations Ahead Of The Tightest Title Run-In In Europe

Blayac Jeremy celebrates his score 2-0 goal during Racing Strasbourg v Le Havre - Ligue2 match in Strasbourg, France, on 28 April 2017. (Photo by Elyxandro Cegarra/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

What. A. Run-in. The Premier League is so often touted as ‘the best league in the world’ or ‘the most exciting league in the world’, thanks to Sky Sports’ saturation of football on these isles. While it is fantastic, due to its unpredictability and for the anyone-can-beat-anyone-on-a-given-day factor, the past three seasons or so have been damp squibs in terms of …

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Mbappe Shines As Monaco Wrap Up Ligue 1 For First Time In 17 Years

MONACO, MONACO - MAY 17: Kylian Mbappe of Monaco celebrates his goal during the French Ligue 1 match between AS Monaco and AS Saint-Etienne (ASSE) at Stade Louis II on May 17, 2017 in Monaco, Monaco. (Photo by Jean Catuffe/Getty Images)

Everybody’s new second team secured the French title with a 2-0 victory over Saint-Etienne on Wednesday evening. Leonardo Jardim’s charges only needed a point to wrap up the league on Wednesday but sealed the title in emphatic fashion. Goals from hot property Kylian Mbappe and Valere Germain secured the principality club’s elevnth straight win. The victory opened up an unassailable …

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Champions League & Europa League Finals To Be Broadcast Live On YouTube

MILAN, ITALY - MAY 28: Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid celebrates with head coach Zinedine Zidane after victory in the UEFA Champions League Final match between Real Madrid and Club Atletico de Madrid at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on May 28, 2016 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

BT Sport have announced that they will be broadcasting the Champions League and Europa League finals for free to ‘absolutely anyone’ in the UK.  In what is an unprecedented event in broadcasting history, both tiers of European football will have their finals broadcast on BT’s traditional formats as well as YouTube, opening the showpiece events up to a huge audience. The …

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Young, Dynamic Ajax Side Have The Potential To Derail Manchester United’s Champions League Hopes

Manchester United’s season hinges on the outcome of a solitary game in Stockholm; the Europa League Final. However, in Ajax they face a formidable foe. Vincent O’Shea discusses. Following Manchester United’s dropping of more points at home against weaker opposition (Swansea City) a few weeks ago, Mourinho effectively threw all hopes of a top four finish aside and placed his …

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