On Sunday, June 16, Mexico played against Germany in their first World Cup match. And to be honest, many Mexico fans were nervous about this match because they thought Germany would dominate and take the win. However, the tables turned and Mexico won the match 1-0, which left fans emotionally overwhelmed.
Here are just a few photos that show the immense joy fans felt after Mexico’s victory.
One of the very first celebrations that went viral across the internet was the one of Javier Hernández aka Chicharito.
CREDIT: @defzilla / Instagram / Digital Image / June 18, 2018
As soon as the referee blew the whistle indicating the end of the game, Chicharito couldn’t help but break down in tears. Even though he did not score any goals in the match against Germany, as the well-known striker that he is, he still appreciated their well-earned victory.