For the second time in 20 years, France is reigning atop the the soccer world.
Defeating Croatia 4-2 on Sunday to win the 2018 World Cup, this was a young, talented French squad that played with pace and excitement and had many all over Twitter in its corner as the game progressed.
Here are some of the highlights from how the social media platform celebrated France’s victory:
— FIFA World Cup (@FIFAWorldCup) July 15, 2018
— Equipe de France (@equipedefrance) July 15, 2018
— Indy Football (@IndyFootball) July 15, 2018
CHAMPIONS DU MONDE!!!!!!! WORLD CHAMPION!!!!!
— Nicolas Batum (@nicolas88batum) July 15, 2018
CHAMPIONS DU MONDE !!! INCROYABLE !!@equipedefrance
— Tony Parker (@tonyparker) July 15, 2018
— Utah Jazz (@utahjazz) July 15, 2018
The future's bright for France…
– Mbappe: 19-years-old
– Dembele: 21-years-old
– Hernandez: 22-years-old
– Pavard: 22-years-old
– Mendy: 23-years-old
– Umtiti: 24-years-old
– Varane: 25-years-old
— World Cup (@FlFAWC2018) July 15, 2018
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) July 15, 2018
After all the criticism this last year… there is one thing not in doubt about this man… and that’s his CHARACTER.
Won the World Cup and played an important role! Congrats @paulpogba #Pogba #WorldCup #France #FRACRO pic.twitter.com/oEHBUa9DnD
— Rio Ferdinand (@rioferdy5) July 15, 2018
Mbappe is truly a legend in the making pic.twitter.com/mH2OEMB7n2
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) July 15, 2018
Antoine Griezmann is a world champion
— B/R Football (@brfootball) July 15, 2018
— The Ringer (@ringer) July 15, 2018
⚽️ #CRO captain @lukamodric10 is the best player of the 2018 @FIFAWorldCup in Russia!
Congratulations to the #WorldCup Golden Ball winner! #BeProud #Croatia #WorldCupFinal #Vatreni pic.twitter.com/IR5T2xljrd
— HNS | CFF (@HNS_CFF) July 15, 2018
– Grandad was shot dead aged 6
– Family became refugees in a warzone whilst growing up
– Coaches said he was too weak & too shy to play football.
– Leads Croatia to their first #WorldCup final
– Wins the Golden Ball
— The Sportsman (@TheSportsman) July 15, 2018
Great respect to the President of Croatia:
1. She did not miss a single match.
2. Travelled in economy class.
3. Always in the stands with the fans.
4. Values football.
5. Loves everyone.
— Victor Mochere (@VictorMochere) July 15, 2018
I want someone to hug me the way Croatia’s president hugs everyone. pic.twitter.com/9V4B6LQFta
— Zuhayr Noor (@zuhayrstark) July 15, 2018
Croatia was the main champion, and her president, who she is so kind and humanity!
Sometimes the wins do not matter, it was important, that #Croatia has won our hearts!
Really they were stronger and better than #FRA, but That was a game,and #CRO was unluck. #WorldCupFinal #Iran pic.twitter.com/tvEFLoqPZq
— mrj :) (@MRJprofile) July 15, 2018
Croatia president is Everything the world needs right now.
She is amazing, adorable #WorldCup #worldcupfinal #cro #fra #FRACROA #FranciaVsCroacia #teejaymilez #movezApeshit
Congratulations to both France and Croatia. Beautiful football #Russia2018 pic.twitter.com/FKAVrHXjRS
— GodsPlan (@Santagie) July 15, 2018