Video: Lionel Messi speaks to Argentina fans as World Cup champions enjoy beautiful celebration

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Argentina returned home to play their first match in front of their fans as World champions and defeated Panama 2-0 as beautiful scenes followed the full-time whistle. 

The country won its third World Cup back in December beating France in Qatar as the game’s greatest-ever player, Lionel Messi, eventually got his hands on the sport’s biggest prize.

Speaking to the Argentina fans on the pitch after the game, the Argentina captain said to TyC: “I always dreamed of this moment and to celebrate with you. With my country, Argentina. I don’t want to forget all the teammates I had before because we also did everything possible to get it. Let’s enjoy the third star.”

Then the beautiful celebrations began and some of the scenes can be seen below.


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