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Carlo Ancelotti on Kylian Mbappe rejecting Real Madrid: I respect the decision

Carlo Ancelotti has said he "respects the decision" of Kylian Mbappe to turn down a move to Real Madrid in favour of renewing his contract at Paris Saint-Germain.

PSG announced on Saturday that Mbappe would be staying at the Parc des Princes after agreeing a new three-year deal until 2025, with the forward insisting on Monday that he had been convinced by the club's "sporting project."

- Inside story: Why Mbappe turned down Madrid for PSG stay
- Hunter: Neymar snub for Barca will help Madrid get over Mbappe
- O'Hanlon: What Mbappe's decision means for PSG, Real Madrid
- Marcotti: Mbappe soap opera is over for now, but questions remain

The saga has overshadowed Madrid's preparations for their Champions League final with Liverpool, which will be played in Paris on Saturday.