Kylian Mbappe’s Real Madrid Shirt Number CONFIRMED

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Kylian Mbappe’s shirt number at Real Madrid has been revealed after he finally completed his move to Real Madrid.

Given the class of the striker, Mbappe was expected to take up the two iconic shirt numbers at Real Madrid – Jersey No.10 and No.9.

Another iconic shirt no., shirt no.7, has been taken up by Brazil international Vinicius Jr. So, Mbappe was expected to take up any of the two frontline shirt numbers.

According to Fabrizio Romano, the French footballer has been handed Jersey number 9 at the moment. Originally, the plan was to have the French footballing sensation don the more iconic number 10 but the Croatian midfield veteran is still in custody of the shirt number.

Modric is set to extend his contract with Real Madrid for another season. And it is understood the club holds the legendary Madridista in high esteem. So, courtesy demands he is allowed to continue with the shirt number until his departure.

Mbappe will be expected to take up the no.10 shirt when Luka Modric leaves. For now, he has been handed Jersey number 9.

Real Madrid legends who wore jersey number 9

Leading the list of Real Madrid players, who wore jersey number 9 is Al-Nassr forward Cristiano Ronaldo. Before switching to jersey number 7, Cristiano Ronaldo started with Jersey number 9. He is one of the most iconic footballers who wore the jersey.

Karim Benzema is another Real Madrid legend who wore a number. Benzema is the last Real Madrid player who wore the shirt before Kylian Mbappe.

Other most recent names on the list are Saviola, Ronaldo De Lima, and Roberto Soldado.

Kylian Mbappe will hope to continue on his career heroics as he sets out for a new big chapter in his career.

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