Kylian Mbappe was spotted outside the PSG training ground replicating the Argentine goalkeeper’s controversial celebration from a month ago.
Almost a month to the day, Lionel Messi and his Argentina side overcame France in the World Cup final to win on penalties. Many stories came from that game but one of the most viral moments occurred when goalkeeper, Emiliano Martinez celebrated his Golden Glove win by making a lewd gesture.
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Some people saw the funny side in it, while others, not so much but their reaction didn’t bother the boisterous keeper.
Emiliano Martinez of Argentina with golden glove and Sheikh reaction 😳🤨🧐🤭🤫#FIFAWorldCup pic.twitter.com/kKyDjHOXpv
— A Human First (@visvamitraa) December 18, 2022
Martinez then carried on his controversial streak by mocking Mbappe multiple times, including sticking a picture of the French striker’s face onto a crying baby doll.
So it may come as a surprise that Mbappe was spotted imitating his golden glove celebration on Sunday.
Kylian Mbappe imitating Emiliano Martinez’s Golden Glove celebration with his award 🇫🇷😭💀💀pic.twitter.com/Y4ItCU1cTW
— PSG Report (@PSG_Report) January 22, 2023