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"Kylian is Bondy's darling child": in his hometown, Mbappé acclaimed

2022-12-19T10:46:59.487Z


Defeat or not, Kylian Mbappé made the inhabitants of Bondy, his hometown of Seine-Saint-Denis, proud. And with a hat-trick in the World Cup final, there is plenty. So inevitably, the youngest identify with the 23-year-old prodigy and want to follow in his footsteps.


Caroline Baudry 11:34 a.m., December 19, 2022

Defeat or not, Kylian Mbappé made the inhabitants of Bondy, his hometown of Seine-Saint-Denis, proud.

And with a hat-trick in the World Cup final, there is plenty.

So inevitably, the youngest identify with the 23-year-old prodigy and wish to follow in his footsteps. 

Phenomenal Kylian Mbappé.

His right foot gave us three goals.

A feat but insufficient for the 24-year-old prodigy, perhaps the future leader of his generation.

This final seems to have been a passing of the baton for captain Hugo Lloris who ended his career in Blue.

Euro 2024, Mondial 2026 ... Mbappé can always count on his first supporters, the inhabitants of Bondy, in Seine-Saint-Denis, his hometown. 

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"He's the best player in the world"

"Kylian has scored a goal!", This tiny little girl can't speak yet, but she can already pronounce the name of the star of her city in her father's arms.

Dressed in a tricolor jersey and hats, this father went through all the emotions in front of the giant screen.

"Kylian is Bondy's darling", he smiles at the microphone of Europe 1. Regardless of the defeat, Kahina, who came with the family, keeps smiling: "There were Kylian's three goals. Thanks to him! He's an alien, he's the best player in the world. And we're proud to have him!"

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"It's a pride"

Many here have known him from near or far, like Bala, associative facilitator in the Saint-Blaise district, where the player grew up.

"I saw him very young and to see him today at the highest level is a source of pride. They are still young. I tell myself that there is a future", details Bala.

A future also for the little ones from Bondy.

They proudly tell of treading the same grounds as their idol.

Obviously, like Kylian, they all want to become professional football players.

Source: europe1

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