The football fans are curious to know if the player Mbappe is the son of Cristiano Ronaldo, as a video has circulated on the internet saying that the athlete and Ronaldo share a common last name.
Kylian Mbappe Lottin commonly referred to as Kylian Mbappe, plays professional football for France. He is regarded as one of the top players in the world and is well-known for his scoring, dribbling, and outstanding speed.
The football player attended a Bondy private Catholic school where he was labeled rebellious yet intellectually talented. He started taking Spanish classes when he was 15 and quickly learned the language.
At Monaco, where he won the Ligue 1 championship, the athlete started his senior club career in 2015. However, in the 2016 UEFA European Under-19 Championship, the France football player scored five goals for France to conclude a strong debut senior season with Monaco.
Moreover, the player was selected for the French team for the 2018 World Cup in Russia on May 17. Recently, he was also seen at the 2022 World Cup, which was held in Qatar.
Is Mbappe Cr7 Son – Why Do They Have The Same Last Name?
No, the French player is not the son of Cr7, and they do not share the same last name. According to Sportsmanor, the claim in the news that they have the same last name is not true. The final “Lottin” in Ronaldo’s name was altered with Photoshop.
However, the rumor of the football player being related to the famous Portuguese professional footballer circulated when a tiktok video created under the user name “cr7neymarjr” went viral after being reacted to by an American Youtuber named “Show Speed.”
The fake viral video claimed that the professional players had the same last name and both had curly hair. The clip also showed some similarities between the athletes, like the signature winning gesture of Cristiano Ronaldo, which was replicated by Kylian Mbappe, and their method of striking the ball.
Furthermore, the professional football player idolizes the Portuguese player, and as a child, he dreamed of playing for Real Madrid.
Meet Mbappe Parents – Wilfried Mbappe And Fayza Lamari
The football player’s parents, Wilfried Mbappe and Fayza Lamari welcomed him in Paris on December 20, 1998.
The well-known athlete has an athletic background; his mother is of Algerian Kabyle descent and a former handball player, while his father is originally from Cameroon and serves as both his agent and football coach
Moreover, the footballer started his career with AS Bondy under his father’s coaching; his parents have supported their son’s career choice from the beginning.
They can be seen in most football matches with the athlete and are quite proud of him for representing the nation he was born in on the international platform with his sport.
Who Are Kylian Mbappe Siblings?
The French professional footballer has two siblings: a younger brother, Ethan Mbappe Lottin, and an adopted brother, Jires Kembo Ekoko.
The player’s two brothers are both athletes. His younger brother is a midfielder for Paris Saint-Germain in French football. He was born on December 29, 2006.
As opposed to his adopted brother Jires, a striker who resigned from professional football and was born on January 8, 1988.
Moreover, the siblings have a healthy relationship with each other, as the media has spotted them together having good times as a family.