Video: Mbappe burst, Griezmann PK gives France early lead

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Argentina’s hopes of reaching the quarterfinals took a hit early on against France, after Antoine Griezmann converted from the penalty spot on Saturday.

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The Atletico Madrid man scored his second goal of the 2018 World Cup in the 13th minute, following a tremendous individual run from Paris Saint-Germain’s Kylian Mbappe.

The 19-year-old picked up the ball in his own half of the pitch, before carrying it all the way through the Argentine penalty area and being taken down by Marcos Rojo.