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Mbappe double helps France beat Argentina 4-3

Mbappe double helps France beat Argentina 4-3


<p>Kylian Mbappe scored two goals in four second-half minutes to send France into the World Cup quarter-finals with a thrilling 4-3 win over Argentina on Saturday.</p> <p>The explosive 19-year-old netted France’s third goal in the 64th minute and sealed the win four minutes later with a cool finish to set up a quarter-final clash with Uruguay or Portugal, who meet later on Saturday.</p> <p>Benjamin Pavard also netted a fine strike for France after Antoine Griezmann’s 13th minute penalty had opened the scoring.</p> <p>Argentina’s goals came from Angel Di Maria, who unleashed a stunning long-range strike in the 41st minute to draw them level at 1-1, before Gabriel Mercado put them ahead after the break. Substitute Sergio Aguero added a third in stoppage time. </p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="und" dir="ltr"><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/FRA?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#FRA</a> <span class="caps">WIN</span>! <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/FRAARG?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#FRAARG</a> // <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/WorldCup?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#WorldCup</a> <a href="https://t.co/zejq1TCOxw">pic.twitter.com/zejq1TCOxw</a></p>— <span class="caps">FIFA</span> World Cup ? (@FIFAWorldCup) <a href="https://twitter.com/FIFAWorldCup/status/1013088360355770369?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">June 30, 2018</a></blockquote> <script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>
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