Kylian Mbappé will have to settle for a place as a substitute on Tuesday evening against Bayern.While he was hoping to start the match against Bayern Munich, Kylian Mbappé will have to settle for a place as a substitute on Tuesday evening, Christophe Galtier not wanting to take any risks with his star player.
Caution finally prevailed. If Kylian Mbappé is in the group to face Bayern Munich, in the first leg of the knockout stages of the Champions League, the tricolor world champion will start the match on the bench, according to Le Parisien. Monday, after having participated normally in the last collective session of the champions of France, the former Monegasque nevertheless hoped to start the match. But the Parisian coach remained deaf to the Bondynois’ request, not wishing to take any risks with his star player.
Present at a press conference on Monday, on the eve of the meeting, Christophe Galtier had been very cautious about the former Monegasque. The former midfielder was not even sure he could count on his striker on the scoresheet yet. “It’s not sure yet, we’ll take stock tomorrow morning,” he explained. The first questions will be put to Kylian. We will discuss with our medical staff who have done a very important job and Kylian too. As I speak to you, I don’t know if Kylian will be on the scoresheet“, he had indeed confided.