A 23-year-old boy, who had troubled the biggest giants. Where the eyes of the world were on Argentina’s star player Lionel Messi, this boy left Messi behind. In the final of the FIFA World Cup 2022, he showed that even after the defeat, he is the talk of the town. My name is Killian Embappé. The French star who won hearts, minds and records in just 97 seconds. Will tell further what record was made and how the heart was won.
FIFA World Cup 2022 Argentina has captured the title by defeating France. Argentina has won the World Cup after 36 years. Earlier, Argentina had won the final of the FIFA World Cup in 1978 and 1986. France had won the World Cup in 2018 and this time remained one step away from victory.
What Embappé did was not the first time
Even when France won the title in the year 2018, Kilian Embappé became the hero of the team’s victory. Mbappe was then 19 years old. Then he scored 4 goals in 7 matches in the final. Even in the final match, Embappene had scored a goal.
Those 97 seconds and Mbappe created history
Till the 79th minute of the match, Argentina’s team was ahead 2-0. It seemed that the team captained by Messi is about to make its name in the World Cup. Only then Embappé turned the game by scoring 2 goals in 97 seconds. Because of this goal, the match was drawn in extra time. In extra time also both the teams scored 1-1 goals and the score reached 3-3. Even in extra time, it was Mbappe who scored the goal for France. After which came the penalty shootout.
Embappe’s name record in FIFA World Cup 2022
- Mbappé has also become the highest goalscorer in the final of the World Cup. He scored a total of 4 goals. Earlier, Zinedine Zidane of France, Pele and Vava of Brazil, Jeff Hurst of England had scored three goals each in the World Cup final.
- Embappé scored a hat-trick goal in the fine match. Embappé has become the second player in the world to score a hat-trick in the final of a World Cup. Earlier in the year 1966, England’s Geoff Hurst scored a hat-trick in the final match against Germany.
- Kylian Mbappé scored the maximum 8 goals in this World Cup. And got the Golden Boot in his name.
Mbappé is Messi’s club mate
Kylian Mbappé, who entered the senior game in 2015, is known for his speed. Kylian Mbappe is a teammate of Lionel Messi. In fact, Messi, who played with Barcelona for almost 20 years, had signed an agreement with French football club Paris Saint Germain (PSG) in the year 2021 (Lionel Messi New Club). Killian Embappé also plays from this club.