FIFA World Cup 2018 Day 17: Gerard Piqué Meme Attack, Andres Iniesta Retirement and 2 More Hot Things

448

The third weekend of the 2018  World Cup is left behind and, as usual, Nexter.org knows all the hottest moments from Russian Federation as for today. 

Follow Nexter.org to know more, folks.

fifa-world-cup-2018-rusisan-pics

Source: Getty

Andres Iniesta retires from Spain squad

Andres Iniesta confirmed he has played his last game for Spain after they crashed out of the World Cup on penalties to Russia after Sunday’s round-of-16 game in Moscow finished 1-1 after extra time.

Iniesta, 34, had said in May that he was likely to step aside from La Roja after the tournament, although he later said he couldn’t rule out a return. However, after coming off the bench in Spain’s exit, he confirmed his plans for his international retirement

“This was my last game for Spain,” Iniesta told reporters. “A marvellous spell is over. Sometimes the end is not as you dreamed it.”

Russia eliminate Spain after penalty shootout

The 2010 World Cup champions have been knocked out by the hosts. With the scores level at 1-1 after extra-time, Russia triumphed 4-3 on penalties.

Gerard Piqué meme attack

Gerard Piqué gets the meme treatment after bizarre handball. here are the funniest memes on Twitter:

Russian celebrations

The host nation’s chances of getting anywhere in the World Cup had been downplayed before the tournament started. So when Russia pulled off a shock win over Spain in the first knockout stage, Russians were ready to party.

Here’s how it looked like:


MORE HOT NEWS

Summary
FIFA World Cup 2018 Day 17: Gerard Piqué Meme Attack, Andres Iniesta Retirement and 2 More Hot Things
Article Name
World Cup 2018 Day 17: Gerard Piqué Meme Attack, Andres Iniesta Retirement and 2 More Hot Things
Description
The third weekend of the 2018  World Cup is left behind and, as usual, Nexter.org knows all the hottest moments from Russian Federation as for today. 
Nexter.org
Nexter.org
Nexter.org
/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/logo_nexterbg.jpg

Comments are closed.

More News from Nexter