French star Kylian Mbappe, the Paris Saint-Germain striker, has achieved a remarkable number by becoming the youngest player to reach 200 goals at the club level in the twenty-first century.
Mbappe scored 3 goals in Paris Saint-Germain’s seven in the 7-1 victory over Lille in the third round of Ligue 1, yesterday, Sunday, as Mbappe’s hat-trick came in the 1, 66, and 87 minutes.
At 23 years and 244 days old, Kylian Mbappe became the youngest player to reach 200 club goals in the 21st century.
At that age, Messi scored 168 goals, Raul Gonzalez 148 goals, Sergio Aguero 142 goals, Michael Owen and Neymar 139 goals each, Luis Suarez 133 goals, and Romelu Lukaku 130 goals. Klaas-Jan Huntelaar, 117, and Wayne Rooney, 114.
Mbappe reached 175 goals in 219 games with Paris Saint-Germain and is 25 goals away from equaling the number of Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani, who scored 200 goals with Paris Saint-Germain, the French club’s historical scorer.
Mbappe only scored 3 goals, while Neymar scored two goals and provided 3 assists, while Lionel Messi scored a goal and provided one assist.
The Opta Statistics Network also confirmed that Kylian Mbappe scored the fastest goal in Ligue 1 since the network began collecting detailed tournament numbers in the 2006/2007 season.