Fifa World Cup 2018

UAE leaders congratulate France on World Cup win

Filed on July 16, 2018 | Last updated on July 16, 2018 at 10.33 am

France defeated Croatia 4-2 in the final and was crowned champion for the second time.

The President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan sent a congratulatory message to French President Emmanuel Macron on his country's win of the 2018 World Cup final in Russia.

France defeated Croatia 4-2 in the World Cup final at Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium and was crowned champion for the second time.

Sheikh Khalifa lauded Russia for providing huge resources and potentials to the participating teams,which contributed to the success of the Cup and delivery of its aspired noble goals.

Read: France beat Croatia, win Fifa World Cup 2018

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, also congratulated the Russian president.


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