Only a few days of vacation left for PSG players, and Kylian Mbappé is still enjoying his free time in the United States. The Parisian striker was yesterday with American football star Cooper Kupp, of the Los Angeles Rams, and tried his hand at the most popular sport in the country of Uncle Sam.
Kylian Mbappé continues his American show. After basketball, football (the real one), here is even more football (American this time). The PSG striker tried his hand at the most popular sport in the United States yesterday in the company of one of the biggest stars in the discipline, Cooper Kupp, the receiver of the Los Angeles Rams, reigning champions. Children were able to take advantage of their presence at the LA franchise’s SoFi Stadium to spend a few moments with two big stars of their disciplines. Shared smiles for memories that are not ready to evaporate.
For Kylian Mbappé and his introduction to American football, there was no question of wearing heavy equipment, not even of making a few throws or receiving balls. The Frenchman kicked a few “ field goals », the action of the kicker in American football, almost the only position where the player kicks the ball. Kylian Mbappé thus chained a few kicks between the posts about thirty meters away, without ever missing his target.
The two teammates for a day then posed together, bringing together two of the biggest talents in their respective sports. Defending champion with the Rams during Super Bowl LVI, Cooper Kupp was elected MVP of the most prestigious meeting in American football, and won the title of offensive player of the year. As for the one more comfortable with the round ball, we no longer present his exploits. A nice meeting before heading back to Camp des Loges in a few days.
A few days ago, it was with the basketball players of Los Angelers that we found Mbappé, watching an LA Sparks game: