FIFA World Cup: A glimpse of the passionate celebration of Argentina fans© Twitter
Argentina and their football fans were swept up in a wave of post-match celebrations. Lionel Messi– led an incredible victory over France in Sunday’s arguably greatest FIFA World Cup final. Argentina’s World Cup winners returned home from Qatar in the early hours of Tuesday morning ahead of a welcome party at home in the nation’s capital. However, fans in the Argentine capital Buenos Aires and elsewhere did not stop celebrating after the victory.
In a recent video that is going viral on social media, fans can be seen celebrating as they lift a heavy man, wearing an Argentina jersey, to the top of a bus stop. .
Watch: Crazy Argentina fans celebrate WC win Lifting heavy man on top of bus
Argentina fans went wild when the big man finally climbed onto the roof of a bus shelter in Buenos Aires. pic.twitter.com/n4lwj1PLyE
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Messi finally crowned his record-breaking career with football’s biggest prize as he produced one of the greatest performances in World Cup finals, scoring a penalty in the second half. one and scored again in extra time for Argentina against France.
The final is considered a classic competition between Messi and the French superstar Kylian Mbappe, and it did not disappoint football fans around the world. Messi has long cemented his place among the all-time greats, but the football world is buzzing ahead of the final with the prospect of the quick-footed magician crowning his career. his glory by winning the World Cup – the only major title he has never won. win.
In the final, France took a 2-0 lead in the final 10 minutes as Kylian Mbappe scored twice to equalize and forced extra time in a vibrant match watched by 89,000 spectators at the Stadium. Lusail.
Messi appeared to have decided the match in extra time with his second goal of the game before Paris Saint-Germain team-mate Mbappe completed the second hat-trick in World Cup final history to raised the score to 3-3 and forced a penalty shootout. Gonzalo Montiel hit the winning penalty to give Argentina a 4-2 win in the penalty shootout — but this was Messi’s moment.
With AFP input
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