Real Madrid have now turned to Monaco’s Aurelien Tchouameni after Kylian Mbappe’s disappointment.

Mbappe had on Saturday made his decision to remain in Paris Saint-Germain public after years of intense speculation about his future.

The 23-year-old’s contract was due to expire next month and Real Madrid were looking to have finally landed the World Cup winner but like forward made a dramatic U-turn.

Marca reports that the LaLiga giants will now seek to make reinforcements in other areas of Carlo Ancelotti’s side too.

The publication names another French star, Tchouameni as a chief target, with securing a move for the 22-year-old midfielder now a priority for them

Tchouameni has enjoyed another fine season in Ligue 1 with Monaco.

LaLiga: Real Madrid turn attention to another France star after failing to land Mbappe