Kylian Mbappe and Noel Le Graet


Mbappé wanted to leave the French team and 'raja' against the president of the FFF

Published:19/06/2022 - 19:08h

Updated:19/06/2022 - 19:08h

The controversy between Kylian Mbappé and the French Football Federation continues. The president of the FFF, Noel le Graet, stated that the '7' wanted to leave the national team and the player went to the crossroads to clarify the reasons

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Kylian Mbappé Goes back to be news and, as it already is habit, is not by reasons futbolísticas. The encontronazos of the footballer with the French Federation of Football are of public knowledge, since the player has showed contrary to some opinions and behaviours of the organism rector of the French football, generating 'brush' between both parts. Now, some statements of the president of the FFF, Noel him Graet, have done that Kylian go out to the 'cross' and produce a new 'bump'.

And it is that Him Graet has affirmed in an interview in 'Journal du Dimanche' that, after the penalti failed in front of Switzerland in the Eurocopa, the '7' Parisian posed not playing more for the French selection. Mbappé Took the responsibility to kick the decisive shot from the eleven metres in the batch in front of the Swiss in the eighth of final of the Euro 2020, which was cut across by Yann Sommer. After this fact, the forward was victim of criticisms and attacks in the social networks, which carried him to consider his retreat of the international football.

"I received it after the Eurocopa, felt that the Federation had not defended it after his penalti failed and the criticisms in the networks. We saw us five minutes in my office. It was angered, no longer wanted to play in the selection of France, what obviously I did not back. You know how it is, it is a winner, was very frustrated, as all we, by the elimination... It is a big type, much more generous of what thinks ", ensured the president.

However, the 'crack' of Paris Saint-Germain went out to deny the said by the maximum mandator of the football Frenchman through a message in his account of Twitter. Kylian Ensured that, contrary to the manifested by Him Graet, his decision was based in the racism that had showed to his person and no by the penalti failed, leaving him a 'recado' on the way to the president. "I explained him especially well that it was in relation to the racism and no to the penalti. But it considered that there had not been racism…", said Mbappé.

It is not the first controversy

This crossing of statements is not the first 'battle' between both parts. Mbappé Generated a big controversy around the bond of his figure with the national selection when denying to participate in several advertising announcements of the French Federation of Football. According to the half Frenchman 'RMC', the player justified his decision ensuring that it does not accept that his name and image was tied to sponsors with which does not have an agreement. However, this fact was unpublished in the history of the FFF, since any of the big figures that has formed part of the selected (Zidane, Henry, Ribéry...) It had taken a similar posture.

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