Kylian Mbappe is a professional footballer who plays in the Ligue 1 for Paris St. Germain. The Frenchman is often considered to be the successor of Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi. And the youngster is remarkably proving that prophecy right every single season. Since his debut in the European circuit, his graph has always been on the higher slope. The 23-year-old is currently the hottest property right now and is all set to take his career to the next level. His glory also spreads across the French national team. To represent one’s country in the World cup and win is one of the best moments of his career.
The Childhood of Kylian Mbappe:
Kylian Mbappe was born in Paris, and he was brought up in Bondy, Seine-Saint-Denis, a commune 10.9 km (6.8 mi) from the centre of Paris. His father Wilfred Mbappe is his first-ever coach. He is originally from Cameroon. He came to Paris for a better lifestyle and family. Mbappe’s mother Fayza Lamari, is of Algeria Kabyle origin and is a handball player. Both of them encouraged Kylian to pursue his passion, and not just academics and that was the key to his future.
Starting at a young age in his hometown:
Kylian Mbappe began his career at AS Bondy, coached by his father. He got a mentor from his father and that was really helpful for him. His development was quite remarkable and soon he joined Monaco’s youth academy. He had to leave his home but he was still in his country. He made his official debut soon after he broke into the first team. And from there, it was no looking back for him. He soon left his mark on the international stage as well. As he became the first teenager since Pele, to score a goal in the World cup final.
Iconic no 7 in PSG:
The French capital was waiting for their prodigal son. And their dreams did come true when Mbappe signed for PSG. Soon he was given the No.7 shirt too. As of now, he has scored iconic goals during his career in France. And not just for his clubs, but on the international stage as well.
His career has been spanned over his motherland and that’s a good thing for him personally. However, with Real Madrid on his mind, this might change in the coming future.