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Why Mbappe & Hakimi’s Move To Swap Jerseys Shows What Sportsmanship Is About

France progressed to the Final of the 2022 World Cup just like the team did in 2018. The game was full of a lot of intensity, but the French side was more clinical in the final third, and goals from Kolo Muani and Theo Hernandez were enough to seal the crucial win.

However, fans have been talking about Morocco’s impressive historical run in the semifinal, Kylian Mbappe’s influence, France’s lethal attack, and Morocco’s lack of creativity in the final third, but this article will focus on how Kylian Mbappe and Achraf Hakimi showed what true Sportsmanship is about as they swapped jerseys at Full Time. Take a look!

 

 

 

Photo: Kylian Mbappe And Achraf Hakimi || Twitter

As expected, Hakimi, who was not in a happy mood after his country lost, was sitting on the ground before Kylian Mbappe raised him. The French winger raised Hakimi before proceeding to give him a tight hug. After that, both players swapped jerseys and hugged again. This act is what true sportsmanship is about as it shows respect between both players.

 

Photo: Kylian Mbappe And Achraf Hakimi || Twitter

After that, Kylian Mbappe even went further to put on Hakimi’s Morocco jersey. Hence, both players were able to show what true sportsmanship is about because a knockout match must have a winner and a loser.

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