Real Madrid to obliterate the transfer world record with £161 million deal for 18-year-old Kylian Mbappé

Kylian Mbappe
Kylian Mbappé. Martin Rickett / PA Wire / PA Images

Real Madrid and AS Monaco have “an agreement” in place over the transfer of 18-year-old forward Kylian Mbappé, according to Spanish publication MARCA.

Mbappé burst onto the football scene with a series of blistering performances in the French division last year. He began the 2016-2017 season as a substitute but quickly developed into a regular first team player.

Now, the French superstar is on the cusp of an extraordinary £161 million transfer.

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