This picture taken from the top of the Arc de Triomphe on Sunday shows people gathering on the Champs-Elysees in Paris after France won the Russia 2018 World Cup final football match against Croatia. Photo: Agence France-Presse
This picture taken from the top of the Arc de Triomphe on Sunday shows people gathering on the Champs-Elysees in Paris after France won the Russia 2018 World Cup final football match against Croatia. Photo: Agence France-Presse

Delirium, then tear gas and water cannons, as French World Cup fans throng the Champs Elysees

‘We’re a country that’s under too much pressure. Economic, social pressure, there’s too much of it. We needed this release’

This picture taken from the top of the Arc de Triomphe on Sunday shows people gathering on the Champs-Elysees in Paris after France won the Russia 2018 World Cup final football match against Croatia. Photo: Agence France-Presse
This picture taken from the top of the Arc de Triomphe on Sunday shows people gathering on the Champs-Elysees in Paris after France won the Russia 2018 World Cup final football match against Croatia. Photo: Agence France-Presse
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