The next new world’ is natural. Kylian Mbappe, just 24 years old, has surpassed ‘Ballon d’Or winner’ Karim Benzema to rank fifth on the French national team’s all-time list of goalscorers.
France won 4-0 against the Netherlands in the first round of Group B of the UEFA European Football Championship (Euro) 2024 held at the Stade de Prince in Paris, France at 4:45 am (hereinafter referred to as Korean time) on the 25th. Reaped.
It was, in effect, a ‘soccer lesson’ in France. Antoine Griezmann, who received Mbappe’s pass in the second minute of the first half, split the net with a shot without delay. It was a symbolic collaboration considering that Mbappe and Griezmann have recently had some noise regarding the French national team captaincy.
Mbappe also scored a goal. In the 21st minute of the first half, Mbappe received a through pass from Orelien Chuameni with an accurate penetration and shook the net with a near-post shot that deceived the goalkeeper. In the 43rd minute of the second half, he completed a 4-0 win with tricks and shooting that was virtually a ‘solo show’ from outside the penalty box.
It is already 38 goals in the national team’s career. Mbappe, who made his debut for the French national team at the age of 18 in 2017 and scored his A-match debut goal in September of that year, is well known for his scoring, winning the Golden Boot with 8 points at the last World Cup in Qatar. In this game, he added 2 goals and reproduced these public evaluations as they were.
Even Benzema has surpassed it. Although Benzema has been kicked out of the national team for six years, direct comparison is difficult, but he is still one of the best strikers in France, scoring 37 goals. At the age of just 24, Mbappe surpassed his country’s striker who even won the Ballon d’Or.
It is now fifth in France’s all-time scoring list.안전놀이터 The current top spot is occupied by Olivier Giroud (53 points), who is maintaining the golden age of France at the forefront. It is only a matter of time before the 15-goal difference is exceeded, as Mbappe, who has even worn the captain’s armband this time, will function as the core of the national team for at least 10 years if there is no injury.
Mbappe solidified his position as the next newcomer by facing Lionel Messi in the final of the last World Cup. Mbappe, who added two goals on this day, is moving unstoppably toward the threshold of the French legend and the new world.