Mbappe puts France in last 16 as feisty Peru go out

Soccer Football - World Cup - Group C - France vs Peru - Ekaterinburg Arena, Yekaterinburg, Russia - June 21, 2018 France's Kylian Mbappe in action with Peru's Miguel Trauco and Anderson Santamaria REUTERS/Darren Staples

YEKATERINBURG, Russia (Reuters) – France beat Peru 1-0 with a goal from Kylian Mbappe on Thursday to book their place in the last 16 of the World Cup and crush the South Americans’ hopes of progressing in their first appearance at the tournament for 36 years. Mbappe’s 34th minute goal made him France’s youngest scorer […]

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