Les Bleus are top of qualifying Group B with a perfect record of four wins from as many games after victories over Gibraltar on Friday and Greece on Monday. Kylian Mbappé has also had a successful post-season international window. As he now holds a new record despite the controversy surrounding his contract situation at Paris Saint-Germain. Discover Mbappe on Ballon D’or thinks he is fit to achieve it.
Indeed, the Boy from Bondy increased his goal total for the 2022–23 season to 54 for club and country. Breaking the illustrious Just Fontaine’s record most goals by a Frenchman in a single season by scoring from the penalty spot (in the second attempt) to secure the 1-0 victory over Greece.
When the 24-year-old leads the Ligue 1 Uber Eats scoring charts for a fifth straight season, assists PSG in winning a record-tying 11th Ligue 1 Uber Eats championship. Not only that he scores an unforgettable hat-trick in the 2022 World Cup final to win the Golden Boot, the Ballon d’Or begins to come up in conversation.
La Pulga has a good chance of winning his eighth Ballon d’Or of his career thanks to a certain Lionel Messi’s long-awaited World Cup victory, but Mbappé isn’t ruling anything out.
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