123.34 km per hour… Mbappe’s volley recorded the highest shooting speed in the tournament
Correspondent Juntae Lee2022.12.20 16:36
Kylian Mbappe’s goal in the Qatar World Cup final was recorded as the fastest shot goal of the tournament. The photo shows Mbappe volleying in the Qatar World Cup final held at the Lusail Stadium in Lusail, Qatar on the 19th (Korea time). /Photo = Reuters
Kylian Mbappe’s equalizer in the 2022 FIFA World Cup final in Qatar recorded the fastest shootout of the tournament.
FIFA said on its website on the 20th, “The volley shot by Mbappe in the Qatar World Cup final was measured at 123.34 km/h,” and “It was recorded as the strongest shot in this tournament.” In the 36th minute of the second half of the final, Mbappe volleyed the ball given to him by Marcus Thuram, and the ball went low and split the Argentine net. The goal tied the score at 2-2 for France and sent the game into overtime.
In the final, a total of 6 goals were scored, including 3 goals from Mbappe. This is the record for most goals in the tournament. The total number of goals scored in this tournament is 172. This is more than the 171 goals scored in the World Cup France 1998 and the World Cup Brazil 2014.