Joel Kpoku flies the flag for English in the Challenge Cup final after reaping the rewards of a leap of faith with Lyon
Joel Kpoku played for England in the Under-20 World Cup in France in 2018 The 22-year-old came through the academy at Saracens but left club last year He moved to France on two-year contract, shelving any international ambitions English flag-bearer Joel Kpoku has rediscovered his love for rugby as he prepares to lead Lyon’s charge in Friday’s Challenge Cup final.
The 23-year-old France international will be on wages of around £1m a week after pocketing a signing-on fee in the region of £100m. The top football league in Spain - LaLiga - has described a new deal Paris Saint-Germain have given to striker Kylian Mbappe as "scandalous".
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Kylian Mbappe picks PSG over Real Madrid: New contract details and salary as France star rejects La Liga move
Few saw this twist coming in the Kylian Mbappe transfer saga: it has now been confirmed that the striker will stay at Paris Saint-Germain on a three-year contract that will pay him handsomely. It's a remarkable about-face from the tone of reports, which for months made it look like Mbappe was all but sure to sign with Real Madrid, a club that he grew up admiring.
Kylian Mbappe celebrated signing a new three-year Paris St-Germain contract in style by scoring a hat-trick in the champions' final Ligue 1 game of the season. After announcing pre-match he had turned down a move to Real Madrid to stay in Paris, the striker was at his best as PSG thrashed relegated Metz.
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Saturday night has been a magical night for Kylian Mbappe, who signed a contract extension and made it official by announcing it before the game against FC Metz. The 23-year-old scored two goals to kick off the tenth Ligue 1 title celebrations for Paris Saint-Germain. However, in the second half, Mbappe made the night even better when he scored the hat trick.
There has been a twist in the Kylian Mbappe saga, with La Liga releasing a statement announcing that they will file a complaint against Paris Saint-Germain over their new contract offer to the Frenchman. Mbappe has now officially committed his future to PSG until 2025, and an official statement has now been issued on the club website.
Tourist family of four and pilot killed as small plane crashes in the French Alps on it ‘first ever flight’
A FAMILY of four and a pilot have been killed in a tragic accident after their small plane crashed in the French Alps. The tourist plane was reportedly on its first flight, after taking off from the Versoud airfield near Grenoble in southeast France. It is understood the plane crashed near the town of Isere on Saturday in the Isère region, reports have suggested.
The 23-year-old France international’s deal will keep him at the Parc des Princes until June 2025. He told the club’s official website: “I would like to announce that I have chosen to extend my contract at Paris St Germain, and of course I am delighted.
Kylian Mbappe confirms new record-breaking Paris Saint-Germain contract as La Liga vows to take legal action after Real Madrid snub
Kylian Mbappe says he is ‘happy to continue the adventure’ at Paris Saint-Germain after snubbing Real Madrid to sign a new three-year deal in the French capital. One of the biggest transfers sagas in recent memory drew to a close on Saturday night with confirmation of Mbappe’s new deal.
Kylian Mbappe signed his contract on Saturday, snubbing Real Madrid to remain in the French capital until 2025. The 23-year-old wasn’t happy with staying in his hometown; he wanted to find the back of the net against FC Metz. The France international opened the scoring for Paris Saint-Germain, who are about to celebrate their 10th Ligue 1 title.
The is outrage in Spain after the France star's decision to choose his current club over Real Madrid La Liga have released a furious statement over Kylian Mbappe's decision to remain with Paris Saint-Germain, with the league accusing the Ligue 1 outfit of "attacking the economic stability of European football" in convincing the forward to stay.
Kylian Mbappe: PSG forward signs new contract with Ligue 1 champions but La Liga is set to file complaint
Kylian Mbappe has agreed to sign a new three-year deal at PSG; France international had reportedly been close to joining Real Madrid on a free transfer this summer; LaLiga will file a complaint about PSG over the deal they describe as 'scandalous' Kylian Mbappe has agreed to sign a new contract with Paris Saint-Germain, but LaLiga has said it will file a complaint about the deal after he did not join Real Madrid.
Kylian Mbappe has agreed to sign a new three-year deal at PSG; France international had reportedly been close to joining Real Madrid on a free transfer this summer Kylian Mbappe has agreed to sign a new three-year deal to stay at Paris Saint-Germain. The 23-year-old France international, whose current contract is due to expire on June 30, had been widely expected to leave the Ligue 1 champions at the end of the season.
Kylian Mbappe has committed his future to Paris St Germain by signing a three-year contract extension to end months of frenzied speculation. The Ligue 1 club confirmed on Saturday evening that the 23-year-old France international had put pen to paper on a deal to keep him at the Parc des Princes until the summer of 2025 despite being heavily linked with Spanish giants Real Madrid.
A small plane has crashed into a mountain in south east France, killing five people, according to local media. The tragedy happened at 4.50pm local time near the town of of Adrets, in Isère, a police source told BFMTV. The news site said the crash involved a small Jodel D140 type passenger plane which had taken off from the Versoud aerodrome near Grenoble and was taking part in its maiden voyage.
PSG have confirmed that Kylian Mbappe has put pen-to-paper on an eye-watering new deal - confirming the Frenchman has snubbed Real Madrid to stay in the French capital Kylian Mbappe will remain a PSG player after signing a new contract with the French side despite huge interest from Real Madrid.
France superstar was out of contract in the summer and seemed likely to exit Real Madrid had been in talks with the 23-year-old but he chose to stay in Paris World Cup winner announced his decision before the game against Metz La Liga have written a complaint over the logistics of Mbappe's new deal at PSG