Kylian Mbappé Height, Weight, Age, Family, Affairs, Biography & More
Bio/Wiki Full NameKylian Mbappé Lottin NicknameDonatello (name given by his PSG teammates) ProfessionFootballer Physical Stats & More Height (approx.)in centimeters- 178 cm in meters- 1.78 m in feet inches- 5’ 10” Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 73 kg in pounds- 160.937 lbs Eye ColourBlack Hair ColourBlack Football DebutInternational- 25 March 2017 for France against Luxembourg at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier Club- 2 December 2015 for Monaco against SM Caen Jersey Number#10 (France National Team)
Some Lesser Known Facts About Kylian Mbappé
Does Kylian Mbappé smoke?: No
Does Kylian Mbappé drink alcohol?: Yes
Mbappe grew up prioritizing football and did not attend school on a full-time basis to devote time to football.
As a child, Kylian Mbappé idolised Cristiano Ronaldo.
He was one of the best kid footballers of France at the tender age of 6, when he caught the eye of the French Football Federation.
Before making his senior debut for France National Team in 2017, Mbappe was also eligible to represent Cameroon and Algeria.
He turned down clubs like Real Madrid, Chelsea, Manchester United, Liverpool and Bayern Munich to join Monaco.
He made his debut for Monaco at the age of 16 years and 347 days; becoming the youngest player to debut for a club, beating the record of Thierry Henry who was 17 years old when he first played for the club.
Mbappé was being called the “New Henry” because of his goalscoring ability and electric pace.
Paris Saint-Germain, on 31 August 2017, announced the transfer of Mbappé from Monaco on loan at a rumored amount of €145 million plus €35 million in add-ons, potentially making him the second most expensive player, only behind teammate Neymar.
Kylian Mbappe has two brothers, Jirès Kembo Ekoko (10 years elder) who was adopted by Mbappe’s father. His second brother is Ethan Mbappe who is seven years younger to him.
In one of his interviews, he explained his style of celebration after scoring a goal being hands crossed and thumbs up. He said it to be inspired by his younger brother Ethan who does the same when he beats Kylian on the FIFA Playstation.
Kylian Mbappé got a strange nickname from team-mate Benjamin Mendy, who calls him ‘Casse-bonbon’ – meaning ‘pain in the neck.’