Ethan Mbappé

Ethan Mbappé

Full name: Ethan Mbappé Lottin

Country: France/Cameroon

Date of birth: 29/12/2006 (16 years old)

Place of birth: Montreuil (France)

Height: 176cm

Youth career: AS Bondy, PSG (since 2017)

Current club: PSG

Squad number: —

Current national team: —

Position: defensive midfielder, central midfielder

Preferred foot: left

Market value (by —

Tournaments participated in: UEFA Youth League 2022/2023 (6/0)

Contract until: 30.06.2024

Player’s agent: unknown

Transfer rumours: —

Similar type of player: Thiago Motta


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To improve:

– concentration/ can be a little bit nonchalant sometimes and lose the ball in dangerous areas

– physical development

– may be a little bit too soft in duels

operating with his weaker right foot/tends to position his body towards the preferred foot, limiting his field of vision and making him more predictable

Style of play:

– deep-lying orchestrator/midfield controller

– tall and skinny – should work on his physicality but it should come with age and may become his strength in the future

– knows how to dictate tempo and has the natural ability of an ‘orchestrator’ midfielder

– a very interesting mix of a deep-lying playmaker and ball-winning midfielder

– player with good technical ability, 1vs1 short-dribbling skills, close ball control, and fast direction shifts in possession

– intelligent player with good movement who feels very comfortable in combination play

– very good range of passing at all distances

– high football IQ and spatial awareness

– difficult to knock off the ball thanks to his ability to shield the ball and technique

– constantly asking for the ball and often is an additional passing option thanks to his positional awareness and understanding of the game

– cultured passer with a proclivity for breaking the lines with intricate vertical balls

– possesses good footwork and composure under pressure and maneuvers quite comfortably in limited spaces

– very good at breaking down opposition plays due to his positional sense, defensive attributes, tactical intelligence, anticipation, and ability to read the game

– player with a good defensive work rate

– high number of touches and passes per game

– his long-reaching legs are very helpful when tackling and recovering from mistakes

Mbappé shows his vision and attempts a superb no-look pass.
Mbappé shows a good recovery pace, intercepts the ball, and starts the attack of his team with a good pass.
Mbappé stays calm under heavy pressure and plays a good pass to his forward.

Heatmap by Wyscout:

He is best suited to playing as:

Defensive midfielder in 4-3-3.



French U-19 Championship 2022/2023 runner-up with PSG.

League summary (as for 23 June 2023):

No senior team appearances yet.


Ethan Mbappé joined the Paris Saint-Germain youth academy from AS Bondy in 2017. He is the brother of the famous Kylian Mbappé. He is a member of a new, very talented wave of PSG academy players which includes, among others Ismaël Gharbi, Warren Zaïre-Emery, Ilyes Housni, El Chadaille Bitshiabu, Ayman Kari, Vimoj Muntu Wa Mungu, Younes El Hannach, Nehemiah Fernandez, and Noha Lemina. On 6 September 2022, Ethan made his UEFA Youth League debut against Juventus – at the age of 15 years, 8 months, and 8 days he became PSG’s third youngest player to feature in this prestigious competition just after Abdoulaye Kamara and Warren Zaïre-Emery.


Football Talent Scout potential rating:

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First team material in a top European league.





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