There is no denying the fact that the Soccer world cup is the most famous tournament in the world. There is a festival once in every four years which all soccer lovers celebrate. It is nothing but the world cup. Yes, the world cup brings everyone together. All the competing countries and fans enjoy their favorite players play and win matches. 2018 world cup was something similar. It was held in Russia. Let us now look at some of the mind-boggling facts of the world cup.
France National Team
The France national team has been victorious in the world cup. It was initially speculated that England and Brazil will play in the finals. But both the teams did not even qualify for the semi-finals. France had renewed hopes after losing EURO cup finals to Portuguese.
Ronaldo In The World Cup
We may have witnessed the last of Cristiano Ronaldo in the world cups. Yes, Portugal and ex-Real Madrid star might not play for Portugal in the upcoming world cup which will be held in Qatar. Well, the reasons can be many. He would also like to give the younger generation a chance at playing XI.
Brazil In The World Cup
Neymar played the last soccer world cup. But one of the worst losses that the Brazil team endured was in the world cup semi-final to Germany. They lost the game by 7 – 1. That is the worst performance by Brazil in any world cup. However, Neymar still hopes to get past the trouble and find a way out to win the next world cup in Qatar.
Pogba And Mbappe
If you still haven’t heard about the gift that Pogba gave to his teammates after winning the world cup, you are away from the news for a long time. Just like the NBA players who receive Championship rings, Pogba made a ring for himself and his teammates. However, it would be really interesting to see how the star is going to perform in the next world cup along with his teammate Mbappe. Mbappe is constantly exceeding expectations. So, let us see if he does the same thing again in the next world cup.