By Michael Searles For Mailonline
Published: 14:14 BST, 1 July 2018 | Updated: 14:14 BST, 1 July 2018
At 14 years old, Kylian Mbappe was just a boy dreaming about his hero Cristiano Ronaldo.
On Saturday, he put in a masterclass performance to knock out Ronaldo's biggest rival, Lionel Messi, before his Portuguese idol also fell at the last-16 later that evening.
After two goals against Argentina, Mbappe finds himself progressing further than either of the world's greatest players, but once upon a time he was just a boy living in a shrine to Ronaldo.