Mercato PSG: Mauricio Pochettino comes out of silence and talks about Mbappé, Messi and the failure of Paris in the Champions League

A month after leaving PSG, Mauricio Pochettino gave his very first interview on Monday. For the Argentinian media Infobae, the 50-year-old technician, who now resides in Barcelona, ​​returned to the conditions of his divorce with the capital club. “I agree to live the circumstances that we had to. Everything ended quite late, and it is clear that it is difficult at the moment because all the projects are closedhe asserted. I always have in mind to progress and above all to analyze everything that has happened over the last 18 months at PSG.“.
Indeed, the former Tottenham coach returned to the eventful last season of the French champion, marked by the arrival of Lionel Messi, the extension of Kylian Mbappé and the elimination against Real Madrid in the round of 16 of the League of champions. Regarding the sevenfold Ballon d’Or, Mauricio Pochettino did not hide his “surprise“to be able to train him.”I thought it was difficult for me to go to Barcelona and I thought he was going to finish his career there“, he dropped, before comparing him to Kylian Mbappé.

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I don’t think Mbappé designed the new project

Leo Messi is the best in the world. There is no doubt. Afterwards, it is clear that Kylian Mbappé is a candidate to be able to receive this crown“, he specified. The former Monegasque, the Argentinian also mentioned it during this interview. “PSG did everything to retain him and I also agree with that, but I don’t think Kylian is the one who designed the new project either.” he added.

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On the failure in C1 in Madrid, Mauricio Pochettino again pointed to a refereeing error following the contact between Karim Benzema and Gianluigi Donnarumma, which led to the equalization of Real. “I think the fault existed and if it had been reviewed by the VAR, today we are talking about the elimination of Madrid. But it was a trigger that gave Real a lot of faith, a different energy on their pitch. This is football and it should not be analyzed beyond football“, he concluded.

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