This is why football is more than just a game!
Football is not a normal sports competition in which the contestants seek to win prizes and titles. But it’s a destination where we live many feelings and humanitarian meanings.
Here are some of the “human” footage documented by the cameras of the World Cup Russia 2018 away from great goals, missed opportunities and the enthusiasm of the fans.
1-Oscar Tabarez…The Will is stronger than Disability
Before the 2018 World Cup, Tabarez suffered a rare neurological illness that slowly paralyzed his body. But this did not lead him to retire from training. He was determined to continue the challenge and try to carry out his project with his country or walk among the players in the green arena, driving an electric bicycle.
Football has been described by many as “the sport of the mighty.” A person’s injury may cause him to be sidelined, but Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez has decided to give us all a role model in the challenge of disability.
In Croatia … The children happiness
After the Croatians qualified, a group of Croatian children, dressed in their national uniform, rushed to the stadium and started jogging around the pitch.
With a great difficulty, the Croatian team managed to win a legendary victory over England in the semifinals, with a winning goal during the second half extra, after the original time drew the two teams to each goal; for the first time in its history to the World Cup final with his French counterpart.
kolinda grabar kitarović… When defeat smile
One of the most eye-catching scenes during the World Cup was the president of the Republic of Croatia, Kolinda Grapar Kitarović, who was keen to attend most of her country’s matches. She appeared wearing the national team’s shirt. She did not prevent herself from dancing or showing
joy with Every step taken by the Croatian team towards the title.
Peter Schmeichel… Proud father
Peter Schmeichel was present during his country’s game with Croatia in the 16th round. His son Casper, keeper of Leicester City, took charge of the Danish den. The moment Kasper managed to repel a penalty kick by Croatian captain Luka Modric, The father screams with
enthusiasm and joy at his son.
Team of Japan… Another planet
The fans of the Japanese team, who were shown more than once after the matches, cleaned up their places in the stands before leaving. This impressed many of the social networking leaders, who viewed the images as proof of their sophistication and urbanization. Citizens of the “Planet of Japan”.
Isco and Piquet… Lifesavers
Spain’s players Gerrard Pique and Francesco Isco were able to win the admiration of the masses and animal rights organizations after they rescued a small bird, just moments before the start of their country’s national team game against Iran in the first round.
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