(Watch) Rojo’s schoolboy defending hands France a penalty in Round of 16 clash

Kylian Mbappe went on a stunning run 10 minutes into France’s Round of 16 clash against Argentina and was took down by Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo.

The referee rightly awarded France a penalty and Antoine Griezmann slotted home to give Les Blues the lead.

A place in the next round is up for grabs and Argentina really haven’t been at the races at this World Cup. They must do a lot better to turn this game around and I can’t say it looks likely.

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France also need to up their game at this tournament if they plan on doing any real damage and win it outright, a bet I placed before the World Cup kicked off.

If I was to place a safe bet right now, France will be qualifying for the next round.

Hopefully, Paul Pogba gets his name on the scoresheet or Rojo can redeem himself before it’s too late.

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