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Magnificent Mbappe lights up Coupe de France semis
Coupe de France

Magnificent Mbappe lights up Coupe de France semis

The PSG superstar was in brilliant form as Lyon were dumped out of the competition

10:43am on Friday 6th March 2020
Martin Macdonald
Kylian Mbappé
F (C), W (L) - PSG - 21 yrs
Mar 4, 2020
5Total shots
18Final third passes
10Touches in box
2Ball recovered
5Duels won
81Successfull passes %

Kylian Mbappe was unplayable at times as PSG defeated Lyon 5-1 to progress to the final of the Coupe de France.

The Frenchman scored a hat-trick, including a goal of the season contender.

His first and third goals came via close-range finishes with a combined distance of about two yards, though he did display sensational movement for the hat-trick goal with a darting run into the centre.

The second goal was outrageous. After collecting possession inside his own half, he leaves Lucas Tousart for dead with a rapid stepover before eating up the space ahead with an Olympic-level sprint. He then proceeds to turn Marcelo inside out with a few touches before firing a finish into the corner.

Mbappe sent 18 passes into the final third, had 10 touches inside the opposition box, and misplaced just five passes all game.

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