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Mbappe: Ronaldo No Longer My Idol

Kylian Mbappe: Cristiano Ronaldo No Longer My Idol

By Kurt Buckerfield - Dec 28, 2017 10:59 AM @KurtLaduma

Paris Saint-Germain attacker Kylian Mbappe has insisted that although Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo was his idol when he was younger, he will not be looking up to him when the French giants play Real Madrid in the UEFA Champions League.

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PSG will go up against Los Blancos in the first knockout round of the UCL in February, a fixture that has many drooling.

The match will also see Mbappe compete against his childhood idol Ronaldo, although he has now insisted there will be no time to be star-struck when the two teams meet in Europe's biggest club competition.

"He is a hero from my childhood and it was amazing to meet him when I visited Valdebebas," Mbappe told Marca.

"But I am a competitor and a person who is very competitive, and all I want to do is win, win, win. So it doesn't really matter who is in front of us, we want to win.

"I admired him when I was younger, but that ended. Now I go to the Bernabeu to play and to win.

"You learn from them, of course. From someone who has won five Ballons d'Or, you can learn a lot. He's a great player, but I have those here too.

"Neymar is here and I think he is very similar and is at practically the same level as Cristiano Ronaldo.

"I learn from (Edinson) Cavani as a goalscorer too."

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Mbappe has played 23 games for Les Parisiens so far this season, scoring 12 goals and assisting a further 11 strikes. 

Do you think PSG can knock Real out of the UCL? Let us know in the comments section below. 


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Sir_Ven_JoaquiN Jan 05, 2018 07:48 AM
PSG will win, without doubt
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#eddie Dec 29, 2017 11:35 PM
I think psg are going to take uefa this season
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timelessmessi Dec 28, 2017 07:16 PM
To be honest psg should they win that contest their confidence will sky rocket possibly to be favourate to win the title
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Warras4phefeni Dec 28, 2017 06:51 PM
Focus on yourself boy and improve your game.
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Golden Boots Dec 28, 2017 04:41 PM
I'm not a Madrid fan but PSG will be put to the sword!
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glam-boy Dec 28, 2017 04:23 PM
@Boikano but wena u cute damnt
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HluvuStri Dec 28, 2017 03:42 PM
If stay humble you will reach their miles in near future age is still on our side boy.
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Mdumaizadumisani.@gmail.com Dec 28, 2017 03:35 PM
OK
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Boikano Dec 28, 2017 02:40 PM
Neymoney is at the same level with Penaldo,for someone who know English this article is perfect no need to tell us that"Penaldo is no longer my idol"
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SiyaVToni Dec 28, 2017 01:19 PM
You will respect him all over again once you get whipped at the Barnebeu he will be leading on the forefront on the goals!
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Myaka weliPhefeni Dec 28, 2017 01:15 PM
Where he said Ronaldo is not his idol cowditor? Lool cowditor stop to misleading us
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Xolisa{khosificated} Dec 28, 2017 12:23 PM
To will or win. Sort out ur article cowditor
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Michaeltshigama Dec 28, 2017 11:18 AM
I don't see PSG progressing to mkhumula jesi rounds
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nadreams Dec 28, 2017 11:18 AM
Salute you my player Mbappe
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Michaeltshigama Dec 28, 2017 11:17 AM
Whether he likes it or not CR7 grew up only thinking about him being the best n now he's still breaking records n he broke a lot of records n Mbappe should shut up n do the talking on pitch

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