Argentina’s national football team has caused a stir on social media after star player Lionel Messi posted a series of pictures on Instagram showing him sleeping with the 2022 FIFA World Cup trophy.
The pictures, which have now gone viral, show Messi cuddled up with the trophy, which his team won after beating France in the final. In the caption, Messi wrote, “Good morning.”
The photos were taken after Argentina’s World Cup-winning squad arrived back in Buenos Aires on Tuesday.
Fans of the team have been quick to show their support for Messi and the rest of the squad, with many taking to social media to share their congratulations and pride.
This is the first time that Argentina has won the FIFA World Cup, and the team’s victory has been met with celebration across the country. Many are already looking forward to the next World Cup in 2026, when Argentina will look to defend their title.
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