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Kylian Mbappe set to take Lionel Messi record as PSG prepare astronomical new deal

Firstpost | 12/02/2022 09:46 PM | Click to read full article

Kylian Mbappe moved one step closer to breaking Lionel Messi’s long-standing record after scoring a dramatic late winner for Paris Saint-Germain. The Ligue 1 champions-elect looked like they would be forced to settle for a point against Rennes, on a frustrating night at the Parc des Princes.

The victory puts PSG a staggering 16 points clear as they look destined to coast towards another French top-flight title.