How did Mbappé start his career?
Born in Paris and raised in nearby Bondy, Mbappé began his senior club career in 2015 playing for Monaco, where he won the Ligue 1 title.
At what age did Mbappé start playing football?
Mbappe began his career at AS Bondy before joining Monaco’s youth set-up at the age of 14. In December 2015, he made his first-team debut as a substitute in a 1-1 draw with SM Caen, becoming the club’s youngest ever player – a record previously held by France legend Thierry Henry.
Why Mbappé is famous?
By age 18, Mbappé had already led France to the World Cup title, becoming the first teenager since Pelé to score in the final. He was widely regarded as the best young player in the world.