Last Updated: 25th September, 2020
FIFA World Cup Final 2018: The restlessness ends with the advent of the D-day and France (Les Blues) went back home with the Cup, beating Republic of Croatia 4-2 in Russia. Whereas The Croatian side showed bursts of brilliance, Didier Deschamp’s men dominated the field with their assertive prowess. Whereas Croatia relied on a gentle build-up, France had Kylian Mbappe and Antonie Griezmann’s raw speed that took their side past the gaps left by the opposition. Tho’ it had been an exhilarating final, it wasn’t over until the VIPs and players were pictured in their numerous moods. Here are some of the foremost viral pictures from the 2018 World Cup final.
French players celebrate once winning 4-2 in the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 football World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, July 14, 2018.
As France scored a goal, President Emmanuel macron was seen turning into more and more animated. He tweeted his thanks to the team on twitter, after meeting them at the pitch. Macron was seen in a very white shirt in the VIP lounge, hands raised, towards the closing moments of the sport.
.@equipedefrance : MERCI
— Emmanuel Macron (@EmmanuelMacron) July 15, 2018
— Theboredguy (@Theboredguy90) July 15, 2018
— Palmer Report (@PalmerReport) July 15, 2018
Macron was additionally seen in a video doing the Dab, alongside the French players. He was additionally pictured comforting Luka Modric’s kids.
— Scott Galloway (@profgalloway) July 15, 2018
Croatian president Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, who had become the internet’s latest celebrity, once more won hearts by cuddling her players even after their loss. She was additionally smiling as she posed for the cameras with Macron.
— Israel Laryea (@TheIsraelLaryea) July 15, 2018
In my opinion the world cup winner is this woman
Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic pic.twitter.com/fwBhsWUChW
— PicPublic (@PicPublic) July 15, 2018
— Zuri News (@Zuri_News) July 15, 2018
Now that the world cup is over. The woman of the year award should goes to Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović @KolindaGK #WorldCupFinal #WORLDCUP2018 #WorldCup she deverse an accolade @PutinRF_Eng @EmmanuelMacron pic.twitter.com/MGFQ0mn2EE
— John Oladeji Oladokun (@deejite1086) July 15, 2018
— Soumya Singh ? (@Isoumyas) July 15, 2018
Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic hugs Republic of Croatia’s Luka Modric after France won the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 football World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.
Paul Pogba got pictured holding the Cup, along side his shin guard. The cool part? His shin guard contains a picture of his dad.
— RH ???? (@rhaydden) July 15, 2018
And then after all we’ve got Vladimir Putin. The Russian President was at his stoic best in his suit. As the sky opened up, Putin instantly found shelter of an umbrella when his counterparts were drenched.
“Nothing can touch Putin. Not even rain!” Twitterati got talking when Russian President Vladimir Putin was the special case who had an umbrella over his head amid the introduction service at the FIFA World Cup Final in Moscow. It`s raining memes and jokes on Twitter as others got drenched in the rain.
— Piques (@piques15) July 15, 2018
#Russia President VLADIMIR PUTIN stood happily under an umbrella while the #France and #Croatia leaders stood next to him getting soaked under the rain 🙂 🙂#worldcupfinal #WorldCup #FrancevsCroatia #FranceCroatie pic.twitter.com/sLV7CS2xRG
— Hot News (@LostRachid) July 15, 2018
FIFA President Gianni Infantino, left, gestures as Russian President Vladimir Putin stands beneath an umbrella watched by the French President Emmanuel Macron after the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 football World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018. France won the final 4-2.