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PSG close to Mbappe deal, featuring Lucas Moura and Fabinho

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 21: Kylian Mbappe of AS Monaco celebrates as he scores their second goal during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 first leg match between Manchester City FC and AS Monaco at Etihad Stadium on February 21, 2017 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Kylian Mbappe has been the subject of intense transfer speculation all summer, with interest from a string of top clubs including Real Madrid, Barcelona, Manchester City, Liverpool and Arsenal.

But now it looks like he could be staying in France – and PSG could controversially follow-up the biggest transfer fee of all time (Neymar) with the second biggest within a few weeks.

Sky in Italy are reporting that PSG are close to agreeing £128m plus Lucas Moura deal for Monaco’s Kylian Mbappe.

They also say PSG also looking to sign Fabinho from Monaco – and the total deal for him and Mbappe would be worth an incredible £201m!

The key factor in this transfer could be the fact that Kylian Mbappe wants to join Paris Saint Germain to join up with Neymar.

Reports suggest, that there will be a loan move initially, with PSG intending to meet UEFA’s financial fair-play requirements following Neymar’s world-record transfer. However, the agreement will include an obligation to buy Mbappe next summer.

However, at this stage PSG and Monaco are yet to reach an agreement on the matter.