Tottenham fans urge Levy to splash out on wonderkid after Champions League display
By Harvey Byrne
Tottenham fans on Twitter have urged chairman Daniel Levy to splash out on wonderkid Kylian Mbappe after his display against Manchester City on Wednesday evening.
The 18-year-old striker is currently one of Europe’s hottest properties after becoming a regular feature in Leonardo Jardim’s side this season.
He has frequently been linked with a move to England and a report from the Mirror in February named Spurs alongside Arsenal as being in the race for the wonderkid.
Now, the young teenager has continued to impress since these links and on Wednesday he scored Monaco’s opening goal as the Ligue 1 outfit ran out 3-1 victors over Manchester City.
With the match being broadcast in England a number of supporters got the chance to see Mbappe who left many impressed, including Tottenham fans.
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Large sections of the Spurs fan base have now called on Levy to spend the money required to sign the young starlet.
Meanwhile, others simply commented that they’d like to see him line-up in a Tottenham shirt next season.
Here are a selection of their messages on Twitter:
Anyone that thinks Levy will bid for Mbappe needs their heads testing.
— Gary Chapman (@Gazby77) March 15, 2017
Mbappé is exactly what we need to improve our team. Pace, ability and directness. What's the chances? Levy get out your chequebook! ????
— Paul leech (@ojleech) March 15, 2017
Would love to see mbappe at spurs this summer, never going to happen though????
— Pell (@AdamPell) March 15, 2017
Mbappe would be an incredible fit
— Chris Cloudskipper (@cloudskipper) March 15, 2017
Mbappe could be the missing piece in this spurs team ????
— Jai (@Mad_Guru) March 15, 2017
Would love Mbappe at Spurs ???? he will cost loads now #THFC
— TomBytner (@TomBytner) March 15, 2017
Mbappe made his debut for Monaco in 2015, becoming the clubs youngest-ever senior debutant at the age of 16 years and 347 days.
He has since went on to feature another 44 times for the French side, bringing a return of 18 goals and 12 assists.
In other Tottenham news, Stuart Pearce has hailed this Spurs 26-year-old as world-class.