Kylian Mbappé: 'I will never digest' after the World Cup, he looks back on the final

modified: 2022-12-31 00:01:01

While it hasn't been two weeks since France lost to Argentina, Kylian Mbappé still does not seem to have digested.

  Kylian Mbappe:"Je ne vais jamais digérer" après la Coupe du Monde, il revient sur la finale

This year's World Cup has looked particularly tense for France. After many very good matches, France was able to climb to the final. But, yet, one hair away from being crowned world champions twice in succession, the drama. Despite Kylian Mbappé's exceptional hat-trick, the France could not win the penalty shootout . And in this way, Argentina won the title. A bitter defeat that was played neck and neck. Enough to make Kylian Mbappé and the whole French team very dissatisfied . We'll explaine everything here.

A defeat that cannot be digested for Kylian Mbappé

Indeed, the match of this Sunday, December 18 seemed particularly high in emotion. While Argentina led the first half, France made a huge comeback in the second half. In the space of 45 minutes, Kylian Mbappé was able to score two goals . But, that only allowed France to equalise. This leads to extensions of two times 15 minutes. But during this moment, both sides aim to deliver a goal each. However, at the time of the penalty shootout, France lost.

So, after a triplet from Kylian Mbappé, losing to almost nothing, it remains very difficult. So, the last images of the player at the World Cup remain the player, saddened, the head in the shirt . He still had the right to many thanks, even from the President. But that's not enough to appease him. And although he celebrated his birthday, it did not help to pass the pill.

Fortunately, Kylian Mbappé was able to find his club, Paris-Saint-Germain, as a scorer. And for his start of Ligue 1 recovery, Kylian Mbappé was able to quickly score during a penalty . In this way, he allowed his team to win the game against Strasbourg. And this in the last minutes of the meeting.

A complex situation

But, even if Kylian Mbappé was therefore able to find a moment of joy by allowing his team to win, he still harbors resentment. This is still due to his defeat against Argentina. He even said ' I think I'll never digest it ”. So he did not hide that after this famous World Cup final, he had some pretty difficult times. He names it as “ complicated hours ”. However, he does his best to 'try to come back with the best possible energy , being as positive as possible ”.

So, even if his club match, Kylian Mbappé did not find him 'crazy', he still seems happy to have saved his team. Indeed, if he scored the penalty, it also remains who caused it. “ It feels good to reconnect with victory, to have a link with the club, the supporters, the teammates ”.

But Kylian Mbappé also wanted to come back to a fact that caused a lot of talk: the celebrations. Indeed, after the defeat of France, many countries, starting with the Argentine goalkeeper who made celebrations to denigrate the player. “ Celebrations are not my problem . You shouldn't waste energy on such trivial things. ”. He even admits I spoke with Lionel Messi after the match, I congratulated him, because it was the quest for a life for him. For me too, but I failed so you always have to be a good player ”. A proof of fair play which did not seem reciprocal for the Argentine goalkeeper.

Source : Actu