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FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022: Mbappe, Giroud objectives take France previous Poland, into quarterfinals

Defending champion France beat Poland 3-1 to achieve the quarterfinals of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 on the Al Thumama Stadium on Sunday.


Olivier Giroud scored the opening objective for Les Blue within the forty fourth minute with a left-footed strike discovering the underside proper nook after a through-ball from Kylian Mbappe.

Half an hour later, Mbappe scored one himself with a right-footed roller to beat a diving Polish goalkeeper Wozciech Szczesny and make it 2-0 for France after Ousmane Dembele discovered him unmarked on the sting of the field.

Mbappe scored one other within the first minute of added time in a similar way: a right-footed curling shot to search out the top-right nook after an help from Marcus Thuram.

Whereas Giroud’s strike made him the all-time main goalscorer for the nationwide aspect as he overtook Thierry Henry’s document of 51 objectives, Mbappe turned the only chief within the Golden Boot race with 5 objectives.

For Poland, the comfort objective got here from Robert Lewandowski within the ninth minute of added time through penalty.

France will face both England or Senegal within the quarterfinal on Friday.

Get all the outcomes for the FIFA World Cup 2022 right here: Full listing of all matches, scores, outcomes, goalscorers

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