April 13, 2024

Zidane sets the example for Mbappé

Ever since Neymar and Lionel Messi left Paris Saint-Germain, it’s been Kylian Mbappé who’s been attracting all the attention, and often most of the criticism, from observers. In the wake of the 1-1 draw at Borussia Dortmund, which secured PSG’s place in the Champions League last 16, Christophe Dugarry launched a violent attack on the 2018 world champion on Thursday. And to do so,…

Ever since Neymar and Lionel Messi left Paris Saint-Germain, it’s been Kylian Mbappé who’s been attracting all the attention, and often most of the criticism, from observers. In the wake of the 1-1 draw at Borussia Dortmund, which secured PSG’s place in the Champions League last 16, Christophe Dugarry launched a violent attack on the 2018 world champion on Thursday. And to do so, he alluded to a certain Zinedine Zidn boy who is not concerned by any defensive task. He makes no effort when a defender passes within three, four, five metres of him.

Zizou was a team player, he’s an individualist

For Christophe Dugarry, Kylian Mbappé’s performance was not up to scratch and the disappointment was immense. And the former OM man draws on his own memories. I had the chance to play with this great player, and when you saw him on the pitch running around so much and putting in so much effort for others, when you were next to him, you had to get off your behind. When you see your best player choosing his shots