How many World Cup goals did Mbappe score in 2018?

Did Mbappe score in the 2018 World Cup? Yes, Kylian Mbappe scored 4 goals against Croatia in the 2018 FIFA World cup in Russia. He is one of the youngest French players to score in World Cup final competitions. Mbappe was 19 years when he scored his first hat-trick in the 2018 World Cup finals. However, Pele remains the youngest player to score two goals at the World Cup finals at an age of 17 with a victory of 5-2 against Sweden. Mbappe was nominated as the Best FIFA Men’s player of the year. Another unknown fact, Kylian had a back injury in his appearance in the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Mbappe played in a few 110 top league matches before participating in the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Even though he wasn’t the best player on the France team but he led his national team to win the 2018 World Cup. Ever since Mbappe joined the France team, he has been scoring goals since he is very fast, quick and good player. Here is a list of Mbappe’s total France goals.

How many goals has Mbappe scored for France?

How many goals has Mbappe scored for France?
Image Credit: France

Mbappe has scored a total of 130 plus career goals for France in Ligue 1 and FIFA World Cup. As a teenager 19 years old, Mbappe led his national team France to win the 2018 FIFA World Cup against Croatia when he scored 4 goals. However, Mpabbe scored 22 goals in the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Here is a list of Mbappe total France goals:

All CompetitionsNo. of Goals ScoredGames Played
2018 World Cup47
World Cup qualifications612
Euro04
Euro Cup qualifications35
UEFA Champions League613
International Friendlies816
Mbappe world cup goals

1. Mbappe- World Cup 2018 goals

Mbappe- World Cup 2018 goals
Image Credit: 2018 FIFA World Cup

How many goals did Mbappe score during the World Cup? Kylian Mbappe scored four goals in the 2018 World Cup Finals against Croatia. He was the youngest player in that tournament to score 4 goals thus he received an award of the FIFA 2018 World cup Best Player. France defeated Croatia 4-2 and Mpabbe scored all four goals in the Final competition. Also, Mbappe won the 2018 FIFA young player award with an outstanding performance he showed in the finals. The 2018 World Cup finals were held on 15 July 2018 in Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia and Antonio Griezmann was the man of the match. In the end team, France took the title of the 2018 FIFA World Cup

2. Mbappe- World Cup qualifications goals

Mbappe- World Cup qualifications goals
Image Credit: World Cup Qualifiers

In 2022 World Cup qualifications, Mbappe scored a hat-trick in the first half against Kazakhstan. France defeated Kazakhstan 8-0 and Kylian fired four goals in that qualifications. The PSG forward striker broke a record of 63 years, and Karim Benzema scored two goals of his own. Also, Antoine Griezmann and Adrien Rabiot scored in the net with one goal each. Mbappe was the first player to score four-plus goals with France since Fontaine in 1958 against West Germany.

Mbappe only scored one goal in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers, however, in the 2022 World cup qualifiers he scored a total of 5 goals in all games. France qualified for the 2022 World Cup with 15 points ahead of Finland with the help of Kylian Mbappe.

CompetitionsGoals Scored
2018 World Cup Qualification1
2022 World Cup Qualification5
2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers

3. Mbappe- European qualification goals

Mbappe- European qualification goals
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Kylian Mbappe played six general matches in all competitions scoring five goals with an average of 0.84% per match. According to UEFA Website, Mbappe only had three assists with 19 goal attempts in European qualifiers. He is also one of the greatest footballers right now and a threat to all defenders due to his speed and shooting of the ball. Kylian only scored 3 goals in five games in the 2022 Euro qualification this time. During the UEFA World Cup qualifiers, Mbappe got injured but scored equalized the game with 1-1 against Bosnia.

4. Mbappe- UEFA Champions League goals

Mbappe has 30 UEFA Champions League goals plus in all competitions playing with PSG. He is the youngest player to score 30 goals in UEFA Champions League competitions and also the best young players in the world. Mbappe scored more champions League goals. Right now Mbappe has 31 goals in 51 Champions League appearances scoring more goals than any other legends like Messi, Samuel Etoo, Kaka and Rooney.

Rooney had 30 goals in 85 appearances, and Etoo had 30 goals in 78 games in Champions League but Mbappe passed all these legends at only 22 years of age.

PlayersNo. of goals ScoredClubsAppearances
Kylian Mbappe31PSG, France51
Wayne Rooney30Man United85
Samuel Etoo30Barcelona78
PSG top scorer in UEFA champions league

5. Mbappe- International Friendlies goals

Mbappe- International Friendlies goals
Image Credit: France

Mbappe has 8 goals in 16 International friendly games in all competitions for France and PSG. He has won only two major international trophies in his career namely the 2018 FIFA World Cup and 2021 UEFA Nations League Cup with only 8 goals on international duty. However, Mbappe won the biggest achievement of the Globe Soccer Best Player of the Year in 2021, 3x Ligue 1 Player of the Year, Golden Boy 2017, and Ligue 1 top scorer of four seasons. He is also the only forward player who has played in 7 matches scoring 7 goals in a row every 84 minutes per game played.

Read Also: Which Footballer Has Scored Most Goals in Football History | All-time Leading Goalscorer

FAQs of Mbappe world cup goals

How many goals did Mbappe score in his career?

Kylian Mbappe has 135 career goals in France Ligue 1 and PSG

How old was Mbappe during World cup 2018?

Mbappe was only 19 years of age during 2018 FIFA World Cup

When did Mbappe join PSG?

Mbappe joined PSG in 2017 as a teenager at a fee of €180 million from AS Monaco.

Who was the youngest player to win the world cup?

Pele won the FIFA World cup at an age of 17 for Brazil National team in 1958.

Is Mbappe the youngest player to score in a World cup Final?

Yes, Mbappe was only 19 years old when he scored four goals for France in 2018 FIFA World Cup against Croatia 4-2

Conclusion

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