Kylian Mbappe was the protagonist of the match between France and Austria. the french striker He opened the scoring with a goal in the 55th minutebut it was the veteran Olivier Giroud, with a great header, who sentenced minutes later an almost obligatory victory for the current world champion.
However, the PSG star had very clear chances that ended up failing, but there was one in particular that has not gone unnoticed.
The French team had already won the match with a slight advantage on the scoreboard (2-0), when Mbappé he left the goalkeeper sitting, and with the goal empty, he sent the ball out, failing the clearest chance of the match. Luckily and consolation for the Frenchman, the play was invalidated for offside, thanks to which he will not regret his blunder so much.
Mbappé, on the French team: “Here I have more freedom”
The striker spoke in a mixed zone where he explained how he plays with the French team and with the Parisian team: “I play differently with France. They ask me to do different things here than at PSG. Here I have much more freedom. The coach knows that we have Giroud as a 9 who fixes the defenses and I can go to space. In Paris it’s different, that doesn’t exist. They ask me to play pivot and it’s different”, according to the ACE.
He also gave his version of the image rights controversy: “I am happy with the image rights agreements. It was not me who proposed the agreements. The whole team loved him. Afterwards, I don’t mind being the center of attention if it’s good for my teammates. Being criticized will not change the way I play and live. If it’s good for the group, I don’t care. I think the whole group is happy.”
The 23-year-old French striker has already scored 28 goals for France. These data make it even more the primary objective of the best clubs in the world.