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Mbappe on the Brink of Matching Griezmann’s Record for France

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Led a French starKylian MbappeLast night, Monday, the chosen one France Beat Greece with an unanswered goal at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis during the fourth round of the Euro 2024 European Nations Qualifier.

Both teams ended the first half with a goalless draw until the 55th minute arrived, in which French star Kylian Mbappé scored the only goal after taking a penalty kick to the left of the goalkeeper.

Mbappe close to equaling Griezmann for France

Kylian Mbappé became the most French player to score goals for clubs and country in a single season, with 54 goals, surpassing former bantamweight Juste Fontaine’s 53.

French legend Fontaine’s number remained unchanged for 65 years until Kylian Mbappé managed to break it against Greece.

Just Fontaine
Just Fontaine

France entered this match alone and finished first in the second group of Euro qualifiers with 9 points from the first three rounds played, while Greece remained in second place with 6 points.

France’s all-time leading scorers:

54 – Jero
51 – Henry
42 – Griezmann
41 – Platinum
40 – Mbappe

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