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Video: Mbappe scores insane reverse backheel goal in France training as Griezmann laughs in response

2:20 PM GMT+4 13/11/2021
Kylian Mbappe France 2021-22
The PSG forward found the top corner with an incredible piece of skill ahead of his side's clash with Kazakhstan

Kylian Mbappe has wowed his France team-mates with a spectacular reverse backheel goal during training.

The PSG striker ran onto a cross from the right flank and calmly volleyed the ball into the top corner without even breaking stride.

The outrageous piece of skill certainly left Antoine Griezmann impressed, with the Atletico forward laughing in response to a video of the goal on Instagram.

Watch Mbappe's incredible backheel goal

When do France & Mbappe play next?

Mbappe and his France team-mates are preparing to take on Kazakhstan in a World Cup qualifier at PSG's Parc des Princes on Saturday, knowing that a win will secure their place at Qatar 2022.

The world champions are currently three points clear of second-placed Ukraine, who have played one game more.

Didier Deschamps' side then wrap up their qualifying campaign with a trip to third-placed Finland on Tuesday.

How has Mbappe performed this season?

Mbappe has scored nine goals in 19 appearances for club and country this season. Seven of those goals have been for PSG, helping the French giants open up a 10-point gap at the top of Ligue 1 and second place in their Champions League group behind Manchester City.

The 22-year-old also scored two goals and registered two assists for France as Les Bleus beat Belgium and Spain to win the Nations League last month.

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