'Mbappe Will Finally Get the Ballon d'Or if He Joins Real Madrid' — Claims Ronaldo

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'Mbappe Will Finally Get the Ballon d'Or if He Joins Real Madrid' — Claims Ronaldo

Ayoola Kelechi 21:19 - 11.03.2024

The former Real Madrid star predicted that Kylian Mbappe's impending move to Los Blancos will move him closer to the coveted Ballon d'Or trophy

In a recent video shoot for Paddy Power, Brazilian football legend Ronaldo Luís Nazário de Lima, commonly known as O Fenomeno, shared his thoughts on the future of Kylian Mbappe, stating that the French forward would secure the Ballon d'Or once he joins Real Madrid

Acknowledging Kylian Mbappe as the current best forward in world football, Ronaldo expressed excitement about the potential move to Real Madrid. While refraining from discussing the transfer in detail until it's official, the former Galatico believes that Mbappe's skills and talent make him one of the top players in the world. 

The Impact of Joining Real Madrid

Ronaldo emphasized that joining Real Madrid would be a great choice for Mbappe, telling Mail Sport, "We have to wait until it's official before talking about it in detail, but everyone is excited about Kylian Mbappe in Madrid. He is an amazing player. He is going to be one of the best players in this moment."

The Brazilian legend expects Mbappe to thrive with the support of the team, both on and off the field and predicted that, if the move happens, Mbappe will finally clinch the prestigious Ballon d'Or, saying, "I think it's a very good choice for him if he joins Madrid. I think he will finally get the Ballon d'Or if he joins Real."

While acknowledging Kylian Mbappe's successful stint at Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), Ronaldo highlighted the efforts PSG made to retain the star forward although he pointed out that the anticipation of Mbappe's potential move to Real Madrid has football enthusiasts eager to see how the next chapter of his career unfolds.

Support and Protection at Real Madrid

Ronaldo believes that Real Madrid would provide Mbappe with unwavering support, both on and off the field, and he added, "I don't know what is true, but people are talking about his situation at PSG. For sure, in Madrid, he will have a team supporting him with every decision he makes.

"He will have a team to support him on the field and off the field as well. They will protect him. But, I think he had a very good time at PSG.” 

The Excitement for Mbappe’s Future

Closing his remarks, Ronaldo expressed excitement about the prospect of enjoying more of Mbappe's brilliance in the coming years. While the football world awaits official confirmation of the transfer, Ronaldo's bold prediction adds another layer of intrigue to the ongoing discussions surrounding Kylian Mbappe's potential move to Real Madrid.

As the football community speculates on Mbappe's next destination, the Brazilian legend's insights provide an interesting perspective on the impact a move to Real Madrid could have on the young forward's career. The anticipation builds, and fans eagerly await the next chapter in Kylian Mbappe's football journey.

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