Kylian Mbappe matches stunning Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi record but cannot prevent shock PSG result

Kylian Mbappe reached yet another personal milestone despite Paris Saint-Germain’s shock 3-2 defeat to Nice.

The France superstar has been reintegrated into the first-team following a summer row – and cannot stop scoring.


Mbappe scoring in Ligue 1 has become inevitableCredit: Getty

After missing the opening match of the season, Mbappe now has seven goals in four Ligue 1 games.

The 24-year-old struck twice at the Parc des Prince on Friday night but the French champions fell to a shock defeat.

Nevertheless, Mbappe’s heroics saw him match a record set by football royalty Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.

Mbappe has now registered a goal contribution in 15 consecutive league matches.

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He is only the third player in history to achieve that feat after Ronaldo and Messi, who many believe are the greatest footballers of all-time.

Mbappe has already established himself as the heir-apparent to that crown with an astonishing early career.

However, the Frenchman was forced to train away from the PSG first-team for much of the summer after refusing to sign a new contract and angering colleagues with comments about the club.

Mbappe could join Real Madrid in January with PSG desperate to avoid a free transfer when his current deal expires at the end of the season.

In a fresh twist, recent reports have claimed the superstar is now in talks to extend his deal in Paris.

PSG previously accepted a €300m (£259m) offer from Saudi Pro League side Al Hilal for his services.

Although, Mbappe instantly turned down the chance to move to the Gulf State.

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