New Delhi: Alongside Lionel Messi and Kylian Mbappe, Google also broke records on Sunday (18 December 2022) in the FIFA World Cup final between Argentina and France. Alphabet and Google CEO Sundar Pichai said Google searches hit record traffic in his 25 years at the FIFA WC final in Qatar.
Pichai tweeted, “It was like the whole world was looking for one thing.
In response to the tweet, a Twitter user wrote:
He previously said it was one of the best games ever made.
“I played well in Argentina and France. Jogo Bonito. No one deserves it more than #Messi. Playing in a game is the best ever. What a swan song,” said Pichai.
One of the best games ever. Argentina and France fought well. Funnel bonito.no one deserves more #messi, playing the game is the best ever. What a swan song. #FIFA World Cup— Sundar Pichai (@sundarpichai) December 18, 2022
Lionel Messi’s Argentina win incredible World Cup final on penalties against France
Lionel Messi’s dream of winning the FIFA World Cup It finally happened on Sunday, with Argentina surviving some unsettling moments to beat defending champions France 4-2 on penalties.
Lionel Messi scored twice in a 3-3 draw and Kylian Mbappe scored a hat-trick in an extraordinary final at a packed Lusail Stadium in Qatar to take the lead from 2-0 and 3-2 downs. pulled back.
A Messi penalty and a brilliant goal from Ángel Di Maria in the first half seemed to see Argentina cruising towards a one-sided victory, but Mbappe converted an 80th-minute penalty and scored a sublime one minute later. I volleyed with a nice equalizer and brought the game into overtime.
Messi again put Argentina ahead, but Mbappe equalized with another penalty, becoming only the second man to score a hat-trick in a World Cup final after England’s Jeff Hurst in 1966.
In the penalty shootout, Argentina keeper Emiliano Martínez saved Kingsley Coman’s shot and Aurélien Chuameni scored. This allowed substitute full-back his Gonzalo Montiel to concede his third penalty for France, giving them the ultimate chance of revenge.
Argentina adds 3 stars
Messi’s legacy is complete
(with agency input)