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According to reports, Arsenal chances of signing Monaco youngster Kylian Mbappe is reducing, according to reports in France.
The 18-yer-ol has been heavily linked with a move to North London this summer after an impressive performance for Monaco as he guiding them in winning the French Ligue 1 ahead of Paris Saint-Germain.
Report claims Arsenal have already had £87million bid rejected and the latest report claims Monaco will not be interested in selling for any less than £100m, which would be a massive gamble for a player on the back of his breakthrough season.
Mbappe has told Monaco that he wants to join Real Madrid either this summer or next year, according to reports in Spain.
The French striker met with Monaco’s hierarchy earlier this week to discuss his future having attracted interest from several of Europe’s elite clubs, including Madrid, Arsenal, Manchester City, Chelsea, Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester United.
Madrid-based newspaper ABC claims that Mbappe told Monaco’s vice-president Vadim Vasilyev that he wants to join Real Madrid and is willing to make the move as early as this summer.