Kylian Mbappé has officially announced his departure from Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) at the end of the season. The French captain confirmed his exit amid controversies surrounding his contract with Real Madrid.

In a video posted on his social media on Friday, the 25-year-old player expressed his deep regard for PSG, stating that he always prioritized the club and will continue to do so.

Mbappé also said he will not extend his contract with PSG, and his final match will be at Parc des Princes against Toulouse.

He thanked his former managers who have worked with him, including Unai Emery, Thomas Tuchel, Mauricio Pochettino, Christophe Galtier, and Luis Enrique, as well as his teammates and the backroom staff who have helped shape his career at PSG

“For many years I have had the great honour to be a member of the biggest French club.”

“It’s difficult to announce this, to leave my country, Ligue 1, a championship I have always known,

but I think I needed this, a new challenge after seven years I haven’t always lived up to the love you all gave me.”

He also emphasized that Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) is a club known for its inclusivity. He expressed hopefully with his decision to leave the club, stating that he will not regret it

“PSG is a club that never leaves anyone indifferent. You can love it or hate it … I made the choice of loving it for seven years, through ups and downs,” Mbappé added. “I do not regret, at any moment, signing for this prestigious club … I tried to give the best version of myself, with my qualities and my faults.” Mbappe added.

Watch the video here!