Kylian Mbappe involved in touchline bust-up with PSG boss Thomas Tuchel

Kylian Mbappe involved in touchline bust-up with PSG boss Thomas Tuchel

- Kylian Mbappe had a clash with his manager Thomas Tuchel during PSG's 5-0 win over Montpellier

The Frenchman was substituted for Mauro Icardi in the 68th minute after scoring in the 57th minute

- Tuchel has since expressed his displeasure with the French youngster's conduct

Kylian Mbappe had a clash with his manager Thomas Tuchel following his substitution in Paris Saint German's 5-0 win over Montpellier earlier this weekend.

The 21-year-old who scored his 14th Ligue 1 goal in 16 appearances in the 57th minute of the encounter was substituted in the 68th minute.

With summer signing Mauro Icardi coming on for the remainder of the meeting at the Parc Des Princes.

However, the 2018 FIFA World Cup-winning striker seems unsatisfied with his withdrawal from the game and boldly expressed his displeasure towards the coach on the touchline.

According to SunSport, the French star attempted to storm past his manager and hardly kept an eye contact on the tactician who was addressing him at the time.

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And in an apparent move to save himself from embarrassment, Tuchel had to physically stop his furious star from entirely ignoring him as he stropped straight past him.

The pair eventually managed to converse, before Mbappe reaching for the substitute bench.

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Tuchel has since addressed the matter, bemoaning the forward's character in his post-match conference.

"It is not good because it opens up subjects, it is a distraction. I am not angry but I am sad because it is not necessary," he was quoted saying.

The Parisians remain at the summit of the French League table with 55 points after 22 matches - 13 points better than second-place Montpellier.

Tuchels'men are on the verge of winning their ninth Ligue 1 title while hoping to go beyond the next round of the UEFA Champions League.

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PSG battle Borussia Dortmund in their first knockout stage encounter having being dumped out of the competition by Manchester United at the same level last season.

Meanwhile, Real Madrid are yet to give up on the goal poacher as they hope to improve their attack to compete favourably for titles since the exit of Cristiano Ronaldo in 2018.

Legit.ng earlier reported that Neymar Jr made a sensational world-record move to the French capital in search of a fresh challenge at Paris-Saint-Germain and his records in League 1 have incredibly passed confidence vote on his superstar tag.

The Brasilian was one of the top-rated in the world while playing at Barcelona but a desperate need for a legacy made him took an alternative path to France in 2017 in massive money worth £200million.

Despite his career being a roller coaster amid several controversies surrounding his speculated return to Camp Nou, the Selecao star has not disappointed as a world star, with his statistics proving a point.

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