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“For us, having recognition from the whole country is very important. Everyone knows that my dream has always been to take part at the Olympic Games and I hope I will be able to realise one of my lifelong dreams,” Mbappe told TF1.
France have been drawn alongside hosts Japan, Mexico and South Africa in Group A at the Olympics.
Led by Under-21 boss Sylvain Ripoll at the Olympics, France are scheduled to open their campaign against Mexico on July 22.
On his short-term goals, Mbappe said: “The objective is always the same – to try to win the Euros to bring happiness to the French people. We have a team which is capable of competing for it. We always want to win. If we do win it, it will bring a great deal of joy. We are going to prepare well for the tournament with the hope of going far. We will be trying to bring the trophy back to France.”