Celebrating began All around the World after the Argentine national team won its first World Cup title since 1986. As West Indies Andre Fletcher, Carlos Brathwaite celebrate Argentina’s FIFA WORLD CUP Win after their LPL team Kandy Falcons defeat Dambulla Aura by 39 runs Last Night.
After a 3-3 thriller across 120 minutes, Argentina bested France 4-2 on penalties to win their third World Cup, after 36 years.
Argentina and Lionel Messi beat defending champion France a thrilling conclusion to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
For the third time in history, the World Cup final will be decided by penalty kicks.
Earlier, while Argentina took a 2-0 lead via Lionel Messi and Angel Di Maria, it was Kylian Mbappe, who got France back with a brace inside 97 seconds in the second half.
Messi would find the net once again in extra time but Kylian Mbappe scored another goal in the second period of extra time to send this to penalties, truly one of the matches in World Cup history.
After a handball in the penalty area, France’s Kylian Mbappe converted from the penalty spot in the 118th minute, his third goal of the night for the second hat trick in World Cup final history.
The two stars of the show – Mbappe and Messi – scored the first two penalties. But Martinez denied Coman before Tchouameni sent his effort wide. Paulo Dybala and Leandro Parades had scored theirs in between before Kolo Muani also found the net for France.
Montiel stepped up to take Argentina’s fourth and ultimately final penalty to see them win their first World Cup title in 36 years, immortalizing Messi in football history.
Argentina will be getting a cash prize worth $42 million. On the other hand, prize money of $30 million is set aside for the runner-up team France.
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