The 2022 world cup has concluded with the final match played between France and Argentina. The final game between them has been the most sensational game that has been played in the history of the world cup with a rollercoaster ride of changing moments every minute. The game stretched to the extra time and ended with the penalty shootout. Both teams have played great football and do not let the fans take a sigh of relief. Here are some updates after the final game of the FIFA world cup 2022:
FIFA World Cup 2022 Qatar: Records and Awards
Who won the 2022 World Cup?
Argentina won the FIFA World Cup 2022 after beating France in the penalty shootout. Messi in the penalty and Angel Di Maria scored in the first half that them an early lead of 2-0. Mbappe scored two goals and the scores were leveled. In the extra time, Messi and Mbappe again found a net, and the scores remain at 3-3 which led to the conclusion of the match decided based on penalties.
Argentina is the winner, but it is Kylian Mbappe who is the hero of the match by scoring a hat trick in a match at a crucial moment.
Who is the Young Player of the tournament in the 2022 world cup?
The award of the young player of the tournament is given to Argentinian Enzo Fernandez who scored one goal and assisted one goal.
Who is the Best Goalkeeper of the tournament in the 2022 world cup?
Emiliano Martinez won the best goalkeeper trophy. He is the goalkeeper of character with his tall stature who made great saves at the crucial moment of the games as well as in the penalty shoutouts.
The journey of Martinez from being a spectator in the 2018 world cup to become the best goalkeeper is so inspiring and spectacular for the generation of goalkeepers
Who won the Golden Boot award in the 2022 world cup?
Kylian Mbappe won the Golden Boot award and scored 8 goals in the tournament. Mbappe made it difficult for Argentina to secure an easy win in the finals by scoring two goals within 97 seconds in the middle of the second half of the match. Mbappe also assisted with two goals.
Who won the Player of the Tournament award in the 2022 world cup?
Lionel Messi is the MVP and won the Player of the Tournament award. Messi is the second-leading goalscorer in the tournament with 6 goals and 3 assists.
He is the only player who won the golden ball award two times, Messi was the MVP back in the 2014 world cup when Argentina finished second. Messi also became the player who played the highest number of matches in the world cup with 26 matches.
Well, it will also end the debate of who is the best player of this generation, Messi or Ronaldo. Messi is the hero of this dream run of winning the world cup for Argentina. Messi is the real GOAT of soccer!
What is the number of goals scored in the 2022 world cup?
Number of goals scored:172
It is the most number of goals scored in the history of the world cup.
Who has scored the most goals in the 2022 world cup?