Image: Charlie Hebdo
French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo has devoted the latest issue of the victory of the French team at the world Cup. The publication made the cover of a caricature of the players of the national team, depicting them with the head of the President of France Emmanuel Makron, who selflessly was sick on the podium in the final of the world Cup.
Another cartoon depicted the national team in the form of monkeys who confuse the world Cup with a banana. Her animals in blue receive the main prize of the championship of the world. “Banana!” — exclaims one of them. “It’s orange!” — said another.
The French team won the world championship on July 15. In the final, she defeated the team Croatia with the score 4:2. Best player of the tournament was named the Croatian player Luka Modric, the best young player in Frenchman Kilian Mbappe.
After France’s victory in the network broke the debate about whether French victory at the world Cup. Critics have pointed to the African origin of many of national team players. Their opponents noted that almost all the players of the national team were born in France and graduated from local football clubs.
In Russia, public indignation was aroused by the column of the journalist of “Komsomolskaya Pravda” Daria Aslamova “As Africa has won the Europe, or a holiday with tears on eyes”. The author pointed out that her friends, the members of the opposition of the French party “national front”, was rooting for Croatia, calling it “the last white team in the championship”.
Video, photo All from Russia.