Mbappé destined to be Cristiano’s heir at Real Madrid; what CR7 said about Kylian’s move that excites the fans

Kylian Mbappé receives a message from his idol Cristiano Ronaldo once again.

Cristiano Ronaldo and Kylian Mbappé shake hands while the Real Madrid badge is in the middle.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Kylian Mbappé shake hands while the Real Madrid badge is in the middle. (Source: Sporting News)

There have been many reactions from big football stars about Kylian Mbappé officially joining Real Madrid next season. Real Madrid players like Vinicius Jr., Jude Bellingham, and Rodrygo reacted to the news positively, as they are excited to play with the French star next season. In Mbappé's Instagram post about joining Real Madrid, the player had a comment from his football idol Cristiano Ronaldo. CR7 took the time to write a nice message that made football and Real Madrid fans happy. It could even bring motivation for Mbappé to do well for Real Madrid starting next season and beyond. Ronaldo wrote, “My turn to [watch], Excited to see you light up the [Santiago] Bernabeu.Mbappé included pictures of him wearing Real Madrid clothes and pictures of him when he was younger, next to Ronaldo when he played for Real Madrid.

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Mbappé was very excited to finally announce his next team, Real Madrid. The French star posted on his social media pages like Instagram and X about making to move to the Champions League winners and wrote, “A dream come true, So happy and proud to join the club of my dream, Real Madrid. Nobody can understand how excited I am right now. Can’t wait to see you, Madridistas, and thanks for your unbelievable support. ¡Hala Madrid!”

Mbappé is already following Ronaldo’s footsteps as he will be wearing the number 9 shirt when he plays for Real Madrid next season, exactly how CR7 wore the number when he first arrived at the Spanish club in 2009 from Manchester United. Ronaldo then wore the number 7 shirt, which became his iconic number, but Mbappé may switch it up and wear the number 10 shirt when Luka Modric leaves the club.

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When will Kylian Mbappé's Real Madrid shirts be for sale?

Real Madrid fans already want to get their hands on Real Madrid jerseys with Mbappé's name on it. Diario AS reports Mbappé's kit will go on sale on Wednesday, June 5th, in Real Madrid’s official store. The report continues by saying that it will be the new 2024/25 season kit, which you can also buy on Real Madrid’s online shop.

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