Mbappe, one semifinal away from entering the Champions League Olympus


Mbappe, one semifinal away from entering the Champions League Olympus

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Kylian Mbappe, who is 25 years old, is one step away from making history and entering Olympus in the Champions League. After the draw Zlatan Ibrahimovic, with 48 goals, thanks to his double against Barcelona in the second leg (1-4) of the quarter, The French star is just one step away from entering the top 10 scorers of the competition. I’m going to start looking for him today in the semi-final (back and forth) against Borussia Dortmund, one of his favorite victims (four goals in six matches) in which he scored his first double in the Champions League. It was in the 2016-17 season, when he was barely 18 years old and still in the ranks of menako.

Spray records

Since Mbappe made his debut in the Champions League, he had the word ‘Rekord’ written on his forehead. In the same season, in the knockout round, he introduced himself to the whole world with a goal in the Union against Manchester City (5-3) that made him The youngest French player to score in a Champions League qualifier. You don’t have to wait long to spray the next one, as In the first game of quarters against Borussia Dortmund (2-3) he became the most early football player in history to score a double in the playoffs. If only what he showed to the city was his letter of introduction… This was his confirmation as the next star of world football.

Specifically, It was in reference to Iduna Park. The scenario of reconsideration of this very The night of the first leg of the semi-finals of the current edition of the Champions League. Since then, Mbappe has never tired of scoring goals in the Champions League One by one until you reach 48 in 71 games. Along the way, in addition to the above-mentioned rkords, it became The youngest EuroCup player to convert 10 goals, the youngest to score during four consecutive matches, the youngest to score in the semifinals, and the youngest to sign a hat-trick away from home…


Mbappe, during the semi-final of the 2016-17 UEFA Champions League against JuventusThe brand name

The next stage he is watching is to become the footballer who needed the least number of matches to score 60 goals in the Champions League. Leo Messi got it at 80. Killian is at 12… But he will have to score for them in nine matches. It looks otpeko. Now all right, Nothing is impossible for the French, and even less so in Europe.

One step away from the Olympus of heroes

Now, Mbappe tied in goals with such a legend as Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who reached 48 goals in 142 matches. Exactly twice as much as Gaul needed. The thing is that, If he scored one millisecond, bypass the Swede and enter the prestigious list of the top 10 scorers in the history of the championship, Where there are legends and legends such as Cristiano Ronaldo (140), Lionel Messi (129) or Robert Lewandowski (94). Key words.

In eighth place is also his compatriot Thierry Henry,Who scored 50 goals 112 games. Therefore, If Kilian scored two goals at the stadium where he scored his first double in the Champions League, that’s equivalent to one of the greatest dulos In front of them will be only Karim Benzema (90 goals in 152 matches), as the franc scored the most goals in the history of the tournament.

In addition, it proves that Steam wagon in knockout rounds away from home. Where he really needs to prove. That is, with his weakness to Barcelona, Mbappe became The second player with more goals in the Champions League (15) in this type of scenario. The first is Cristiano Ronaldo, with 23 goals in 39 matches. Killian, on the other hand, barely needed 12. Extraterrestrial numbers.

A season of Concord… Also in Heroes

To Mbappe, no doubt, You are presented with an exciting night ahead at Signal Iduna Park Where, with his goals, he tried to start putting PSG’s pass to the Wembley final on the right track. But He still has multiple sclerosis at his fingertips. This, this S, is much more personal.


Mbappe celebrates one of his goals against BarcelonaThe brand name

In the win over Lorient (1-4) last week, Mbappe scored 43 goals in all competitions. The most fruitful course At Leyte though he has been a substitute in five matches out of the 44 he has played so far. In the other three, besides, even a short dress did not come up. In the Champions League, this s, he played absolutely everything. “I was pleased because the story ended in a beautiful way for Paris Saint-Germain and Mbappe. We are all in the same boat.”, Declar Luis Enrique in early April.

I would love the story to end in a nice way for Paris Saint-Germain and Mbappe

Luis Enrique, coach of Paris Saint-Germain

As things stand, The goal that will put him in 10th place as the highest scorer in the history of the Champions League is the same one that will allow him to sign his best season at the scoring level in the Champions League. Currently, he is the top scorer of the competition, with eight goals in 10 matches, along with Harry Kane. The same registered in 2020-21. A special red-colored night on the calendar For Kylian Mbappe who is looking to enter the Champions League against Borussia Dortmund, one of his favorite victims, at Signal Iduna Park, the stadium where he sealed his first major milestone of the tournament.

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