However, he put the speculation over his future behind him as he took to the pitch in Monaco’s 4-2 victory over the Potters.
Saido Berahino put Stoke ahead before Manchester United target Fabinho levelled from the penalty spot.
Mame Biram Diouf cancelled out Saint-Maximin’s effort before late goals from Radamel Falcao and Kevin N’Doram earned Monaco victory.
Meanwhile, after months of speculation, the attacker finally broke his silence by posting a video on Instagram with the caption “Big announcement”.
In the video, Mbappe begins by talking seriously about his future and that he has something important to say.
But sadly for viewers hoping for an update on his next club, the 18-year-old reveals his latest pair of Nike boots.