He considers himself too strong for PSG, karma has caught up with him

He considers himself too strong for PSG, karma has caught up with him

Like several executives of the AS Monaco team, champion of France in 2017, Tiémoué Bakayoko has been at the heart of many rumors for his future. The midfielder signed for Chelsea for €40m after taking over from PSG, assuring that joining the capital club would be a regression. Now he struggles at AC Milan and could bounce back in Strasbourg.

In 2017, theAS Monaco achieves a sensational season concluded with a semi-final of the Champions League as well as a title of champion of France. Consequently, several Monegasque players panicked during the following transfer window, such as Bernardo Silva, Benjamin MendyKylian Mbappé or even Tiemoue Bakayoko. The French midfielder revealed himself in the midfield of the Rocher club and found himself coveted by many clubs, including the PSG. But although he is very attached to the club of the capital, the native of Paris believed that leaving theAS Monaco for his dolphin was a regression.

“I can’t go to the club that ended up behind me”

PSG is a club that is close to my heart because I am from Paris and I have been a supporter of PSG, just like my relatives. They initiated me. The interest of Paris? It’s always a pleasure, it’s PSG, I have a connection to this club. But I can’t leave Monaco there to go to PSG. It’s impossible. Because I have just finished champion in front of Paris. I can’t leave in the club that ended up behind me “confided thus Tiemoue Bakayoko May 21, 2017 on the set of Channel Football Club. Five and a half years later, he must regret his remarks.

After Monaco, the fiasco for Bakayoko…

And for good reason, a few weeks later, Timoue Bakayoko eventually commit to chelsea for 40M€. But at the Blues, nothing will go as planned. If he plays a lot at the start, the midfielder will never impose himself to the point of being loaned to theAC Milan from the summer of 2018. If he achieves a fairly complete season in Serie Ait is still not preserved by chelsea who sends him back on loan, this time to theAS Monaco. A return to the Rock which will not happen like his first visit since he will not find his best level. Loaned to Napoli in 2020, he thinks of relaunching his career but again on his return to chelsea it does not impose itself. In 2021, he is therefore sent for two seasons to theAC Milan.

… now in the sights of Strasbourg

And it’s the descent into hell. After only 14 matches last season, Tiemoue Bakayoko hasn’t played a single minute this season. So much so that he is looking for a solution to bounce back. According to information from Media Footballthe French midfielder was offered to Strasbourg who struggles to maintain it. Tiemoue Bakayoko, presented in 2017 as the future of the Blues, has never had a second selection, and could try to revive his career with a relegated L1 player. In other words, Bakayoko might have done well to join a club that had finished behind him…