Lionel Messi set new Instagram record with World Cup post

  • Lionel Messi breaks Instagram record with post.

Lionel Messi set new Instagram record with World Cup post
Lionel Messi set new Instagram record with post

Lionel Messi’s first Instagram post after winning the has become the most-liked image in the social media platform’s history.

The Argentine entered this knowing it would probably his final opportunity to win the highest award in football.

The striker scored seven goals, including two in the championship game, to help Argentina win in a spectacular manner, cementing his status as the game’s all-time greatest player.

Messi’s victory was applauded by football fans around the world, not only in Argentina, were happy to see him finally win a world title.


That was extremely clear in his Instagram post, which has since surpassed the 53 million likes of the infamous world record egg picture in terms of the number of likes.

“I dreamt it so many times, I wanted it so much that I still can’t believe it,” Messi said in his post.

“Many thanks to my family, to all those support me and also to all those believed in us. We showed once again that Argentines, when we together and united, are capable of achieving whatever we set our minds to.

“The merit belongs to this group, which is above the individualities, it is the strength of all fighting for the same dream that was also the dream of all Argentines… We did it!!!”


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