Argentina won the FIFA World Cup for the third time in their history; Argentina won the FIFA World Cup for a third time in Qatar with a 3-3 victory over France. Kylian Mbappé scored three goals for France to become the first player to score a hat-trick in a World Cup Final since 1966, while Lionel Messi had a brace and would go on to score in the penalty shootout. Both players would also score in the shootout, while Emi Martinez stopped Kingsley Coman during penalties, and Gonzalo Montiel converted the decisive penalty.
Argentina won the FIFA World Cup for a third time after defeating France in a thrilling contest in Qatar. Kylian Mbappé scored all three of France’s goals to become the first man to score a hat-trick in a World Cup Final since 1966, while Paris Saint-Germain teammate Lionel Messi had a brace. Both men would also go on to score in the penalty shootout.
After a thrilling contest, Argentina defeated France 4-2 on penalties to win their third World Cup in Qatar. Kylian Mbappé’s first two goals had given France a 3-2 lead right before halftime. Still, Lionel Messi’s double pulled El Tri back into the contest before Maxi Meza, and Gonzalo Montiel converted from the spot to decide the contest.
Coming off their FIFA Women’s World Cup title, France made it to the FIFA Men’s World Cup final for the first time since 2006 as Kylian Mbappé scored all three goals against Argentina. He broke a 16-year-old record to become the first player in history to score an extra-time hat trick. However, France lost 4-2 in the penalty shootout after Argentine goalkeeper Sergio Romero denied Kingsley Coman and Raphael Varane’s spot-kick attempts. Sergio Aguero scored his second of the match for Argentina.