Lucas Hernandez’s decision to join PSG was influenced by Kylian Mbappé. In an interview with Le Parisien, Lucas Hernandez discussed his arrival at Paris Saint-Germain, his injury, and the role played by Kylian Mbappé in his transfer.
Despite initial skepticism due to being born in Marseille, Lucas Hernandez has successfully silenced critics since joining PSG. He expressed his gratitude for PSG’s trust in him, especially considering his significant injury before the World Cup. He said, “Seeing a club like PSG counting on you when you have a major injury is highly motivating and very pleasant!”
Furthermore, Lucas Hernandez revealed that he had conversations with Kylian Mbappé about the transfer. He explained that they had exchanged texts and calls to check on each other during his time at Bayern Munich. At one point, Mbappé asked if he was open to joining PSG and assured him that he would do everything to convince him.