Argentina is the FIFA World Cup 2022 winner. Lionel Messi’s team has won the title in Qatar. The South Americans won the penalty shootout 4-2 after the game ended 3-3 after 90 minutes and 30 minutes of extra time. In the summit clash, Messi scored a brace for Argentina and then converted a penalty in the shootout as well.
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— FIFA World Cup (@FIFAWorldCup) December 19, 2022
Argentina won their third FIFA World Cup title in a dramatic penalty shootout on Sunday after fending off a late comeback by defending champions France and handing football legends Lionel Messi the only trophy that still eluded him.
Around the world congratulated Argentina on the historic win. Here are some of the reactions:
— Neymar Jr (@neymarjr) December 18, 2022
This will be remembered as one of the most thrilling Football matches! Congrats to Argentina on becoming #FIFAWorldCup Champions! They’ve played brilliantly through the tournament. Millions of Indian fans of Argentina and Messi rejoice in the magnificent victory! @alferdez
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) December 18, 2022
— Alberto Fernández (@alferdez) December 18, 2022
Many congratulations to Argentina on doing this for Messi! Wonderful comeback from the way they started the campaign.
Special mention to Martinez for the spectacular save towards the end of extra time. That was a clear indication to me that Argentina would clinch this. pic.twitter.com/KoXOTl1fSE
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) December 18, 2022
We are living in the time of one of the best World Cup Finals ever. I remember watching WC with my mom on a small tv….now the same excitement with my kids!! And thank u #Messi for making us all believe in talent, hard work & dreams!!
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) December 18, 2022
Congratulations to the new World Champion Argentina on an incredible win. Messi was magical throughout the tournament.
Well-fought France and a great game by Mbappe. #FIFAWorldCup
— Amit Shah (@AmitShah) December 18, 2022
Bravo à l'équipe de France pour son parcours et sa combativité dans cette Coupe du Monde. Vous avez fait vibrer la Nation et les supporters du monde entier. Félicitations à l'Argentine pour sa victoire.
— Emmanuel Macron (@EmmanuelMacron) December 18, 2022
Duel in the Desert.
Couldn’t ask for a better game. Incredible play by 🇦🇷 & 🇫🇷 !!!! pic.twitter.com/XUZxjymAx0
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) December 18, 2022
— Sundar Pichai (@sundarpichai) December 18, 2022
he did it 🥺😍 pic.twitter.com/qD9Tger3gS
— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) December 18, 2022
— Abhishek 𝐁𝐚𝐜𝐡𝐜𝐡𝐚𝐧 (@juniorbachchan) December 18, 2022
It had to be Him. #Messi𓃵
— Ranveer Singh (@RanveerOfficial) December 18, 2022
What a World Cup Final!!! Congratulations #argentina Proud of you @leomessi WAY TO FINISH!!!👏👏❤️😍👊 #hatsoff #teamspirit #definitionoflegend #fifaworldcup2022 #champions 💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻 pic.twitter.com/jLBtjHU1FH
— sushmita sen (@thesushmitasen) December 18, 2022
Unbelievable game of football! Hard to express in words what it means to #messi and Argentina 🇦🇷 took me back to memory lane when a special bunch of boys did it for no 10 !! #2011 🇮🇳 Congratulations to all the Argentinian fans out there 👏 #FIFAWorldCupFinal @KMbappe 🙌🏼
— Yuvraj Singh (@YUVSTRONG12) December 18, 2022
Ok if I have a heart attack it’s cause I’m watching this #FIFAWorldCup
— Serena Williams (@serenawilliams) December 18, 2022
What a beautiful game! Congratulations to Argentina for a thrilling victory. Well played, France.
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) December 18, 2022