France were not able to renew their performance of 2018 World Cup. On Sunday December 18, 2022, they lost the new title of world champions against Argentina (3-3, 4-2 on penalties.
Leo Messi wins, at 35 and after seven Ballon d’or, his first World Cup.
Despite his two goals, one via a penalty and a goal from Di Maria, Messi still had to take part in the penalty shootout to grab the victory.
Kylian M’bappe is the author of the three goals for France. He has scored eight goals in this tournament. While Messi collected seven.
M’bappe has therefore won the Golden Boot award of the tournament.