Thu 29 December 2022 | 14:41

Kylian Mbappe breaks silence on Martinez mocking him after World Cup defeat

French superstar Kylian Mbappe has broken his silence after Argentina goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez's publicly mocked him following France's defeat in the World Cup final.

Argentina goalkeeper




twice in the celebrations after the final. First, a viral video showed he asked for a minute's silence for Mbappe in the changing room after the game. He also was pictured with a doll with Mbappe’s face stuck on it during an open-top bus parade in Buenos Aires.


beat Strasbourg 2-1 in the Ligue 1 on Wednesday thanks to a late penalty from Mbappe.

"They are not my problem. I don’t have energy to waste on such futile things.”

he told RMC Sport after PSG's win.

"The important thing for me is to give the best of myself for my club, and we will wait for Leo (Messi) to come back to continue scoring and winning games.

"The message was simple - it was to show that, whatever goes on with the national team, PSG is a separate thing and I’m still determined to bring every trophy to the capital."

Mbappe also was asked about rumours that there is a spat between him and his PSG teammate Lionel Messi.

"I spoke with him after the game, I congratulated him. It was the quest of a lifetime for him, for me too, but I failed, so you always have to remain a good player."

he said.

World Cup winner Messi is set to return to PSG training next week.

source: SportMob

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