‘I dreamed it, I wanted it’: Messi after the historic win against France in FIFA World Cup 2022 final
So many times I dreamed it, I wanted it so much that I still don’t fall, I can’t believe it……’ Argentina’s forward No 10 Lionel Messi, now has a complete gallery for his hall of fame- the much awaited, the much coveted FIFA World Cup. Argentina beat France at the World Cup final held on 18 December at Qatar, ending the month long carnival.
The nail-biting match saw Lionel Messi score score two goals during the 90 minute match, one during the extra time and a final one during the penalty shootout. The world waited with bated breath to see who bags the world cup- Would it be France for a second time in a row, or would it be Lionel Messi-led Argentina?
Hours after Argentina’s win, Messi took to Instagram to pen a heartfelt note for his fans. The Argentine talisman posted a series of pictures of himself and his team holding onto the FIFA World Cup’s prestigious Jules Rimet Trophy.
On his Instagram post Messi wrote, “Thank you very much to my family, to everyone who supports me and also to everyone who believed in us. We demonstrate once again that when we Argentines fight together and united we are capable of achieving what we set out to do. The merit belongs to this group, which is above individualities, it is the strength of everyone fighting for the same dream that was also that of all Argentines… We did it!!!”