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Who won the Golden Boot award in the FIFA World Cup 2022?

Mbappe nonetheless finished the 2022 World Cup with a record of 12 goals in 14 games, which was equal to that of Brazilian legend Pele.

Kylian Mbappe Golden Boot victory ended the World Cup competition in Qatar in 2022’s best goalscorer category. With five goals and six games played before the final, Lionel Messi held the top spot, followed by Kylian Mbappe, who also had the same number of goals. However, the Frenchman’s brilliant hat trick sent him to the top with a total of 8 goals. At the 1982 World Cup in Spain, the Golden Boot trophy—awarded to the World Cup player with the most goals—was presented for the first time.

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Kylian Mbappe Wins The Golden Boot Award

At the FIFA World Cup Qatar, Kylian Mbappe took home the Adidas Golden Boot award. One more than Lionel Messi, who won the Silver Boot, France forward scored eight goals. With four goals, Olivier Giroud won the Bronze Boot.

Mbappe scored five goals in the knockout round, including a hat-trick in the final, which France ultimately lost in penalties. He scored three goals in the group stage and three more in the elimination stage.

He became just the second player since 1974 to total more than six goals. We have frequently compared Mbappe to Ronaldo, who scored eight goals for Brazil in 2002.

Additionally, the 24-year-old increased his total number of World Cup goals to 12, one short of Just Fontaine’s France record.

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Leaving aside the Golden Boot award Kylian Mbappe breaks Several records 

Kylian Mbappe became the first player to score four goals in a World Cup final with his hat-trick against Argentina this evening. The Qatar 2022 final featured a largely silent 23-year-old France talisman, but 10 minutes before the conclusion of regulation, he burst forth with a quick fire brace that evened the score.

As a result, Mbappe became the youngest player in World Cup history to score ten or more goals and one of just six players to score in two different World Cup finals.

Mbappe currently leads all scorers in football’s most significant game, overtaking Hurst, Pele, Vava, and Zinedine Zidane, with four goals in the World Cup finals.

Mbappe nonetheless finished the 2022 World Cup with a record of 12 goals in 14 games, which was equal to that of Brazilian legend Pele.

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FIFA 2022 World Cup Top Scorer: 

PlayerCountryGoals
Kylian MbappeFrance8
Lionel MessiArgentina7
Oliver GiroudFrance4
Julian AlvarezArgentina4
Goncalo RamosPortugal3

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Pratik Sharma
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