Mbappe scored 26 goals in in 44 appearances for Monaco last term and the 18-year-old forward’s performances in the Champions League have put Manchester United, Arsenal and Real Madrid on red alert ahead of the 2017/18 campaign.
Barca are not believed to be in the race to sign Mbappe this summer but the France wonderkid has received a cheeky message from one of their top stars.
‘Hey Mbappe! What’s up bro?’ Neymar says on the Instagram account of ‘Bassforreal’.
Neymar: "Hey Mbappe! What's up bro?"
— Neymar Jr. (@Neymarvellous) July 7, 2017
Paris Saint-Germain have also been linked with Mbappe in recent weeks but it’s understood the Ligue 1 giants are set to give up in their pursuit of the teenager.
Kylian Mbappe's Ligue 1 stats 2016/17Games played29Goals15Assists8
Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho is now being eyed by PSG as an alternative to Mbappe, but the Reds are desperate to keep hold of the Brazilian.
It’s understood the French club have already made contact over a move for Coutinho this summer.