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Tens of Thousands Give Heroes’ Welcome to Croatia Team

In an outburst of national pride and joy, Croatia on Monday rolled out a red carpet and staged a euphoric heroes’ welcome for the country’s national team despite its loss to France in the World Cup final.

France's Kylian Mbappe, right, celebrates after scoring his side's fourth goal during the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

France bags 2nd World Cup title

Kylian Mbappe and France put on a thrilling show in winning the World Cup title. All Russian President Vladimir Putin might remember is the Pussy Riot protest.