WATCH: Kylian Mbappe BLANKS French President Emmanuel Macron After WC Final Loss
Kylian has blanked French President Emmnauel Macron after World after losing the World Cup final to Argentina, MySportDab reports.
France took on Argentina in the 2022 FIFA World Cup at the 80,000-capacity Lusail Stadium in Qatar.
It was a thrilling and spirited encounter – a match adjudged by many as the best World Cup final ever.
It was also a battle of two PSG teammates – Lionel Messi for Argentina and Kylian Mbappe for France.
Both players gave a spark to the game by leaving up to expectation and bringing their quality to bear.
Argentina has swung into a deserved 2-0 lead from the first half after Lionel Messi sorted from a penalty spot, and Angel Di Maria doubled the lead in the 36th minute.
France, who had lost their pace and momentum to Argentina, quickly gathered themselves back in the game after Didier Deschamps subbed off Theo Hernandez for Camavinga
A magic moment by Kylian Mbappe late in the second half bright the half borough the game to a 2-2 draw.
Mbappe scored from a penalty spot in the 80th minute after Argentina conceded a penalty and then doubled the goal 79 seconds later with a powerful volley to tie the game to a 2-2 draw.
The match headed to extra time. Lionel Messi scored again in the 108th minute to restore Argentina’s lead.
A few minutes after Argentina’s third goal, Kylian Mbappe secured an equaliser again for France with a second penalty to bag his hat-trick.
The match ended in a 3-3 after regulation and extra time. Both teams headed into penalty shootouts, Where France lost 4-2.
Lionel Messi led Argentina to the World Cup trophy, while Kylian Mbappe and other French players were left in tears on the pitch.
French President Emmanuel Macron, who flew to Qatar to watch the game stepped inside the field to console the players after the loss.
He approached Kylian Mbappe and made efforts to console him, but Mbappe did not give him attention, seeming to blank him before he finally left
Imagine Nigeria 🇳🇬 President Buhari coming to your consolation after losing a #FIFAWorldCup final like this as Macron did to Mbape. Just imagine it for a second. Lol 😂
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— Peter Obi & Datti-Baba Ahmed (@PaschalNwafor_) December 18, 2022