Wednesday, December 26, 2018 ((rezonodwes.com)) – Kylian Mbappé was elected French player of the year 2018 by France Football magazine and its jury, the magazine announced on Tuesday.
The young striker and winner of the 2018 World Cup, which celebrated its 20th anniversary five days ago, finished at the top of the jury vote in front of Raphaël Varane and Antoine Griezmann
This title was a new recognition of the performance of Mr. Mbappé in 2018. He helped France to win his second FIFA World Cup title this summer in Russia, winning himself the prize for the best young player in the tournament.
At club level, Mr. Mbappé has become the winner of the Ligue 1, the Coupe de France and the Coupe de la Ligue de France with the club Paris Saint-Germain. He has scored 34 goals in all competitions in 2018.
The French player of the year is chosen each year by France Football magazine since 1959. Last year, the winner of the award was the Chelsea midfielder , N'Golo Kanté
M. Mbappé finished fourth in the Ballon d'Or 2018 vote, another prize inaugurated by France Football magazine