France president celebrated World Cup win in unexpected fashion

Kristopher Nichols
July 17, 2018

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"It was a spectacular match, the nation is grateful, we are so proud of our golden team, they fought like lions", he said.

Mr Putin said all anti-Russia myths had collapsed following the tournament's success.

Antoine Griezmann was the standout in blue according to L'Equipe with the Atletico forward getting an eight, as fellow goalscorers Kylian Mbappé and Paul Pogba both received sevens for their contributions.

Then, as Macron and Grabar-Kitarovic walked toward the tunnel to leave the field, his heels were nearly clipped by some exuberant France players who were sliding on their bellies and their behinds across the soaked grass toward a bank of photographers beside a group of state presidents.

Croatia lost to France 4-2 in a thrilling final on Sunday.

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Croatia get a large-scale and warm welcome home after their World Cup efforts despite loss to France in the final.

"The Croatian president is coming out of this as the victor".

France have won the World Cup and the country's president has made no attempt to hide his joy.

She was also spotted partying with Luka Modric and his men in the dressing room after Croatia cleared the quarter-final hurdle earlier this month.

"I can't even begin to explain what this has meant for Croatian unity", President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic told The Associated Press in Moscow on Sunday.

However, Vukojevic was seen joining in the homecoming celebrations in Zagreb on Monday, appearing with a silver runners-up medal around his neck as players and coaching staff waved at the crowds.

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