Magician Lionel Messi finally led Argentina to the top of the world La Albiceleste also defeated Kylian Mbappe’s France 4-2 in penalties to be lifted first world Cup trophy in 36 years.
Argentina captain Messi record twice France striker Kylian Mbappe hit hat trick The World Cup is exciting final He finished the match 3-3 after extra time at Lusail Stadium.
On an unusual night of High drama, Argentine substitute Gonzalo Montiel hit home The winning penalty kick to complete a painful shot-out Loss for Defense champions France.
France fought back from 2-0 down and 3-2 down in Extra time to make it 3-3 and take game for penalties.
Messi gave Argentina lead From penalty spot in the first half By Angel Di Maria made 2-0.
The Argentines seemed to be on their way to victory until Mbappe scored twice in The 80th and 81st minutes to level it 2-2.
France seemed the most likely team Togo on And the win But Messi put Argentina ahead 3-2 in Extra time after poking home from near range After France saved Lautaro Martinez’s shot goalkeeper Hugo Lloris.
But there it was more Drama two minutes from the end of Extra time when Montiel conceded a penalty for handball.
Messi’s Paris Saint-Germain teammate Mbappe stepped up up to me score out of place for the second time to take game for penalties.