Football legend, Pele, has sent a message of support to French forward, Kylian Mbappe after the Paris Saint-Germain player missed a spot kick that ended France’s journey at the 2020 European Championship.
VANTAGE NEWS had reported that Switzerland produced a comeback to draw 3-3 with the world champions before going on to win 5-4 on penalities.
Mbappe, who missed several chances in the game missed the last penalty for his side to send the Swiss team to the quarter finals.
In a tweet, Pele told Mbappe to continue working hard despite the disappointment.
He tweeted, “Keep your head up, Kylian! Tomorrow is the first day of a new journey.”
Keep your head up, Kylian! Tomorrow is the first day of a new journey, @KMbappe.
— Pelé (@Pele) June 28, 2021