Liverpool join race for Kylian Mbappe

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Having just claimed their first Ligue 1 title in 17 years, the next task on the owner's agenda will surely be to keep hold of their young and hugely promising squad.

Monaco has won the French league title for the first time since 2000, breaking four seasons of Paris Saint-Germain dominance.

Vital to Liverpool's hopes of signing top players this summer is the ability to offer Champions League football next season and it's likely that nothing less than a win on Sunday afternoon will suffice with Wenger's Arsenal snapping at their heels.

"What Mbappe is doing in Ligue 1 and even more so in the Champions League in Monaco's great run is exceptional", Benzema is quoted as saying by L'Equipe.

Kylian Mbappe has an average shot accuracy of 76% in Ligue 1 this season. Unbeaten in the league in 2017, Monaco has also scored in its last 31 league games, a new record during a single season.

The win lifts Zinedine Zidane's side three points above rivals Barcelona and a draw in their final match against Malaga will be enough to seal the title, regardless of how well Barca do at home to Eibar. I did not believe we would achieve this in such a short period.

But Germain got his goal in stoppage time when he rounded off a swift counter attack to signal the start of the celebrations as Monaco secured the long-awaited eighth title in their history. In Monaco, there was the recent case of Martial, who left to go to Manchester United and it was a lot more hard. Revelation of the season was the game 18-year-old Kilian Mbappe, which account for 15 goals and status as the best young player of the season.

To do that on the biggest stage is one thing, but to do it as an 18-year-old has understandably left the footballing world in awe with the player as many have begun touting him for big things in the future.

The recently crowned Ligue 1 champions are planning for life without their star striker Kylian Mbappe.

Germain made amends in added time, scoring from Thomas Lemar's assist.

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