“I will never achieve what Pelé has”, France striker Kylian Mbappé said during a meeting with Brazil’s football legend in Paris. “There’s only one ‘King’ and he’s there,” said Mbappe. “I’m just Kylian, I’m trying to do my best to help my team and my national side.
Brazilian football legend Pele says he hopes Kylian Mbappe scores more than 1,000 goals in his career, perhaps even going on to break his goal-scoring record, in an interview with AFP after meeting the French wonderkid for the first time. SOUNDBITECOMPLETES VID1326877_EN
“Mbappe trophy wins will depend on him” Brazilian football legend, Pele said during a meeting with France striker Kylian Mbappé in Paris. SOUNDBITE
Video montage celebrating the career of football prodigy Kylian Mbappe who is celebrating his 20th birthday. IMAGES
France’s Kylian Mbappe arrives on the red carpet ahead of the ceremony for the 2018 Ballon d’Or in Paris. He’s the favourite to win the Kopa Trophy for best Under-21 player. Meanwhile Croatia’s Luka Modric and a host of French World Cup winners, including Mbappé, hope to pick up the prestigious Ballon d’Or trophy, ending the 10-year duopoly of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. IMAGES
“We play to win so if I play four World Cups, I want to win four,” says PSG’s star Kylian Mbappé to AFP.
“I don’t think one of them will win the Ballon d’or this year, because as I said, it was a World Cup year,” says PSG star Kylian Mbappé on the chances of either Messi or Ronaldo winning the award. But “no one does better” than them, he insisted during an interview with AFP.
France World Cup hero Kylian Mbappe returns to his hometown of Bondy just outside Paris for the first time since the team’s victory in Russia. IMAGES
PSG striker Kylian Mbappe arrives at the French Football Federation’s (FFF) High Commission of Appeal, which is reviewing his three-match suspension. IMAGES
Victorious France arrive at Moscow airport on their way home after winning the World Cup for the second time. IMAGES of Kylian Mbappe and Antoine Griezmann