scored two goals in 97 seconds
Nicolás Otamendi of Argentina fouled a French player inside the box. The referee gave a penalty on this. Killian Embappé takes the penalty. He got his team back by converting it into a goal in the 80th minute. The score became 2-1. Embappé didn’t even celebrate the goal as his team was still behind.
After 97 seconds, France scored the second goal. This goal was also scored by Killian Embappé. In the 81st minute, despite being out of balance on Thuram’s pass, he scored a goal with a powerful strike. This tied the match at 2-2. Embappé celebrated this goal vigorously. The stadium also erupted in cheers from the French fans, who had been sitting quietly for 79 minutes.
Messi once again put his team ahead by scoring in the second extra time. But where was Mbappe going to give up? He leveled the match once again by scoring a penalty in the 118th minute. He is only the second player to score a hat-trick in the final of the FIFA World Cup. Geoff Hurst took a hat-trick for England in 1966. In the end Argentina won the match in the penalty shootout but Dil Mbappe won.
8 goals in the tournament
Kylian Mbappe scored 8 goals in the FIFA World Cup 2022. He was also the top goalscorer in the tournament and won the Golden Boot. With this, he has scored 12 goals in 14 matches of the FIFA World Cup. The great Pele also scored 12 goals in 14 World Cup appearances for Brazil. Only Messi has 13 goals more than him among active players. But Messi has played 26 matches.