President Emmanuel Macron, whose enthusiasm soared with each goal as France marched toward World Cup victory on Sunday, expressed his thanks to the young team on Twitter after congratulating the players on the pitch in Moscow.
So how did the French do it?
The football-loving 40-year-old leapt to his feet to celebrate France's goals as he attended the game in Moscow alongside Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Croatian counterpart Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic.
France overpowered Croatia 4-2 to lift the trophy and Deschamps became only the third man, after Brazil's Mario Zagallo and German Franz Beckenbauer to win it both as player and coach.
"Some players played with minor injuries with which they would not have played some other games".
"Congratulations to @equipedefrance for the World Cup title and second star after a great tournament - and great respect for #Croatia, a team that never gives up #FRACRO #WorldCupFinal2018". And boy, was he worth waiting for.
Two and a half years ago, Kylian Mbappé could only dream about becoming a professional but tonight, the 19-year-old is a World Cup victor and has scored a goal in a World Cup final.
Croatia forward Mandzukic would have been hoping to make headlines for scoring in a World Cup final, but not the first own goal.
That game was against France as well, and back then they were defeated too. But when France look back at this World Cup, they may say that without Kylian Mbappe they would not have won the tournament, and that is surely the highest praise any player can receive.
Croatia have played 90 more minutes and had a day's less rest than the French ahead of the final.
"But that in no way diminishes France's win.
I am really happy", he said.
Mario Mandzukic typified their efforts, running himself into the ground in the lone striker role but taking his chance to score the victor clinically when it presented itself almost 20 minutes into extra time.
Conte's relationship with the Chelsea hierarchy had soured in the final year at the helm of the club regarding transfers. But it will be another fresh start for Chelsea with Sarri becoming the club's seventh permanent manager since 2011.
England fans have bought 34,235 tickets so far for this World Cup , putting them in the top 10 for tickets purchased. He added that many negative preconceived notions about Russian Federation "simply collapsed" during the tournament.
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She wore special compression leggings as a precaution during Wimbledon , just the fourth tournament of her comeback. It also marks the 36-year-old first solo outing with her new sister-in-law, Kate Middleton .
Pogba, Mbappe, Giroud, Griezmann and co. will now await the victor of tomorrow's semifinal between England and Croatia. In 2002, 2006 and 2014 they were eliminated in the group stages, and they failed to qualify for the 2010 tournament.
The BBC said 19.9 million saw the match on BBC One while 3.9 million used iPlayer. "I knew they were going to win, I have faith". Another side-effect was the necessity for wing backs, and who better than the energetic Young and Trippier? "We all are.
Williams will be seeking a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title and her first since giving birth in September. Goerges, playing her first Slam semifinal, sent a forehand flying wide off the sidelines to concede serve.
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