Kylian Mbappé continues to make history.
The French striker scored five goals in Paris Saint-Germain’s 7-0 rout of Pays de Cassel on Monday, becoming the first player in the club’s history to score as many goals in one game.
As the French Cup match was scoreless for almost the first 30 minutes, Mbappé ended up scoring a hat trick in the blink of an eye. In the 29th minute, he scored a goal with a cross from a few meters in front of the net.
Kylian Mbappé scores five goals against. Country of Kassel
PSG’s Kylian Mbappe scored an incredible five goals against Pays de Cassel.
Two minutes after Neymar scored in the 33rd minute, Mbappé added his second goal of the game when he broke through the Pays de Cassel defense and connected a long pass from Marquinhos. He completed the hat trick in the 40th minute when he connected with a pass in the box following a pass by Pays de Cassel in his own end of the pitch.
Mbappé’s fourth goal was a bit awkward. Neymar sent a deep pass into the box from midfield. Pays de Cassel goalkeeper Romain Sanson fell to the ground as he chased the ball, allowing Mbappé to easily tap the ball into the open net to give PSG a 5-0 lead. Mbappé scored his fifth goal of the match when he scored a cross from Carlos Soler a few meters from the net to give PSG 7-0 in the 79th minute.
With his five goals on Monday, Mbappé has scored 25 goals for PSG in the 2022-23 season. It’s the second time he’s scored a hat trick this season. It also comes a month after winning the Golden Boot at the World Cup, scoring eight goals in the tournament and a hat trick in the final.
PSG advanced to the round of 16 of the French Cup with Monday’s win.
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