Sky Sports pundit Guillem Balague has risked causing Arsenal fans further trauma by suggesting on his official twitter account that Wenger missed out on signing
The teenager was reportedly keen to join Arsene Wenger's side 18 months ago, encouraged by the former Monaco manager's reputation for developing young talent.
However, according to Balague, Wenger was reluctant to pay a
Mbappé has since emerged as the most exciting young talent in world football,
The Frenchman now looks set to join Paris Saint-Germain on a season-long loan deal with an obligation to buy the striker for £166m in 2018.