French striker Kylian Mbappe has beaten Lionel Messi to the Golden Boot after finishing the tournament on eight goals.

  • Mbappe scores final hat-trick
  • Finishes on eight goals

Beats Lionel Messi to Golden Boat

The race for the Golden Boot at World Cup 2022 took tons of twist and turns in sensational final on Sunday. It however ended with Kylian Mbappe finishing top of the pile. The French striker scored thrice against Argentina. This helped him take his tally for the tournament to eight goals. Mbappe pips Paris Saint Germain team-mate Messi to the prize.

Lionel Messi scored twice in the final to finish on seven goals in Qatar.

The Golden Boot will be a consolation to Kylian as France were beaten on penalties by Argentina. An exciting game that finished 3-3 after extra time with the Albiceleste winning in the penalties.

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