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Watch: Fans go crazy in Paris after France reach FIFA World Cup final

France will now face England or Croatia in the World Cup's summit showdown on July 15

T2 Online Newsdesk 11 July 2018, 1:39 PM
Fans after France's 1-0 victory over Belgium

Fans after France's 1-0 victory over Belgium Image: AFP

While England fans were busy guzzling beer and chanting 'It's coming home', France were busy orchestrating a Belgium rout in the FIFA World Cup semi-finals.


Beating their European neighbours 1-0, thanks to a Samuel Umtiti goal in the 51st minute, the French have now reached their first World Cup final since 2006. They won their first ever WC tournament in 1998. And now that they're on the cusp of winning another one, fans in Paris are busy partying.

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The second WC finalist will be decided after the showdown between Croatia and England tonight. The Croats will be eagerly looking to stop England's ominous march to their second World Cup title.

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