France coach Didier Deschamps insisted he was never worried his side might be the latest defending champions to be eliminated from the World Cup in the group stage after they became the first team through to the last 16.
Having scored four during France's victorious 2018 campaign and one against Australia, Mbappe now has seven goals in nine World Cup appearances.
FIFA World Cup 2022, France vs Denmark Highlights: Kylian Mbappe scored twice as France became the first team into the last 16 of the World Cup with a 2-1 victory over Denmark on Saturday
Denmark midfielder Thomas Delaney is out of the World Cup after picking up a knee injury during his team's opening goalless draw with Tunisia, the country's FA announced on Wednesday.
Christian Eriksen was largely anonymous on his return to major tournament football after nearly dying on the pitch at the European Championship last year, wilting in the face of ferocious defending.
FIFA World Cup 2022, Denmark vs Tunisia Highlights: Tunisia put in a great defensive display to secure a goalless draw against Denmark in Group D.
The Danes reached the semi-finals of the European Championship last year despite losing their opening game after talisman Christian Eriksen collapsed on the pitch with a cardiac arrest.
Qatar has faced criticism over its treatment of migrant workers, women and the LGBTQ community in the run-up to the tournament, which starts on Sunday.
Manchester United midfielder Christian Eriksen was one of 21 players named by Kasper Hjulmand on Monday in Denmark's World Cup squad, with the coach set to name the remaining five players in the coming days.
Denmark's kit supplier Hummel has toned down its logo on the jerseys to be worn at the 2022 World Cup to protest against Qatar's human rights record, it said Wednesday
Nations League: Denmark currently sit top with nine points from four games, while Croatia occupy the second spot with seven points from a possible 12
The fifth round fixtures of the UEFA Nations League will be played from Thursday to Satuday
Karim Benzema collected the ball on the right, played a one-two with Christopher Nkunku and left the Danish defence for dead before slotting the ball in.
Substitute Andreas Cornelius scored twice as Denmark recovered from conceding to a brilliant Karim Benzema goal to beat France 2-1 in the UEFA Nations League at the Stade de France.
Christian Eriksen will return to the Danish squad later this month for the first time since suffering a cardiac arrest on the pitch during Euro 2020 last June, Denmark's football association said Tuesday.
What was supposed to be a fun night of watching football on television on June 12, 2021 turned into a nightmare when Christensen saw Eriksen collapse on the field
Christian Eriksen signed for Premier League side Brentford on the final day of the January transfer window.
Christian Eriksen has completed a remarkable return to the Premier League, signing for Brentford just seven months after suffering a cardiac arrest while playing for Denmark at last year's Euro.