The head of the French Football Federation appealed to the Argentine side because of Mbappe’s insults.
MOSCOW, December 23 – RIA Novosti. Noel Le Grae, President of the French Football Federation declarationHe said that he sent a letter to the President of the Argentine Football Federation (AFA) because of the provocative behavior of the Argentine players, especially the goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez, against the French striker Kylian Mbappe.
The Argentine national team became a three-time world champion, defeating the French team in penalty shootouts (3:3, 4:2 – on penalties) in the final of the tournament in Qatar. Mbappe scored a hat-trick in the final match. After the match, a video was released in which Martinez announced a minute’s silence in the locker room for Mbappe, as the goalkeeper continued to mock the forward at the championship parade in Buenos Aires. Martinez showed a doll with a photo of Mbappé on it, and fans burned a fake coffin lid depicting a French football player.
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