Neymar and Kylian Mbappe future outlined by PSG chief after win over Atalanta

Paris-Saint Germain 'are never going to sell' Neymar or Kylian Mbappe, according to president Nasser Al-Khelaifi following the French side's Champions League win over Atalanta.

Neymar and Mbappe helped PSG become the first team into the semi-finals of this year's competition thanks to a 2-1 last-gasp comeback victory on Wednesday night.

After Mario Pasalic gave Atalanta the lead, Neymar endured a night of frustration until he set up the 90th-minute equaliser for Marquinhos.

And despite being hampered by injury, Mbappe made a crucial intervention as he set up Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting to slide in the last-ditch winner three minutes into added time.

Mbappe – valued at around £200million – was being linked with interest from Liverpool and Real Madrid before football's finances took a hit from the coronavirus lockdown.

Neymar has also been linked with Madrid in the past, and has been the subject of constant speculation regarding a potential return to Barcelona, after PSG paid the Catalans £200m for his services in 2017.

Both players are contracted to PSG until 2022, and the club's president said they will receive handsome offers to commit their futures to the Ligue 1 champions.

"Neymar and Kylian are among the best players in the world," Nasser Al-Khelaifi told RMC Sport after Wednesday's victory, in an interview reported by Metro.

"Neymar was the man of the match, he had a great game.

"We found Neymar, he made a big difference in the team. I felt something special."

Asked if the attackers would be staying at PSG, Nasser Al-Khelaifi said: "We want them to extend, yes of course.

"We are never going to sell them. They will stay, I’m sure."

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PSG's win over surprise Serie A package Atalanta earned them a place in next Tuesday's semi-final against the winners of Thursday's clash between RB Leipzig and Atletico Madrid.

Barcelona take on Bayern Munich on Friday before Manchester City face Lyon the following day, with the winners set to meet in next Wednesday's second semi-final.

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