Former France International, Emmanuel Petit, has named his countryman, Kylian Mbappe as the best player in the world.
He also said that his country’s chances of defending their World Cup title in Qatar are likely to depend on Kylian Mbappe.
The 23-year-old Mbappe has already scored 26 goals in 54 games for France and Petit, a former Les Blues is expecting an impressive tournament from the Paris Saint-Germain in-demand striker.
Mbappe picked up the Best Young Player award at the last World Cup in Russia.
“I think [France head coach] Didier Deschamps has a bright idea of how he wants the team to play and we have the best player in the world as well, with Mbappe,” Petit said, according to Sports bible.
“Mbappe, his destiny is written in gold. Everything he touches is transformed to gold,” he added.