The FIFA fever has gripped football fans and how! In just a few hours from now, one of the teams will take home the prestigious trophy. Fans all across the globe are cheering for their favourite team, and it is not just football fanatics, even Bollywood celebrities are in the stadium to cheer for their team.
Deepika Padukone creates history; first Indian to unveil the FIFA World Cup trophy
The final match for the prestigious Jules Rimet Trophy is between Lionel Messi-led Argentina and Hugo Lloris-led France. And making India proud globally, actor Deepika Padukone unveiled the FIFA World Cup trophy alongside Iker Casillas, before the final match. The trophy unveiling is a significant part of the pre-match ceremonies,
Not only for desis, but Deepika Padukone's husband-actor Ranveer Singh is also on cloud nine as his wife unveiled the FIFA trophy. The actor not only cheers for his favourite football team but is also overjoyed by seeing Deepika in the stadium as she beams with a smile while unveiling the most prestigious FIFA trophy.
What did Deepika opt for the FIFA night?
For the FIFA night, Deepika opted for a white shirt, brown overcoat, and black belt.
Pictures and videos of Deepika Padukone and the former Spanish goalkeeper from the field have now surfaced and desis just can't keep calm.
Take a look at what the fans have to say
A fan said, "So proud to see @deepikapadukone represent India on a global stage like the #FIFAWorldCupFinal. An influential Indian woman, she is forever graceful and stunning."
Another fan mentioned, "Deepika Padukone with former Spain football player Iker Casillas unveiling the 2022 FIFA World Cup trophy at Lusail Stadium, Qatar."
#Indian actress Deepika Padukone with former #Spain football player #IkerCasillas— OMPRAKASH (@omprakash678) December 18, 2022
unveiled the #FIFA #WorldCup trophy ahead of the final between #Argentina & #France at the Lusail Stadium in #Doha...#FIFAWorldCup2022 #ArgentinaVsFrance #FIFAWorldCup2022 #FIFAWorldCup pic.twitter.com/ULtAVR8Uzk
Check out Ranveer Singh's reaction to wifey Deepika unveiling the FIFA trophy!
For the unversed, Deepika is the first global actor to do so in the history of FIFA.
Ahead of the FIFA finale, the actress was snapped at the Mumbai airport leaving for Qatar. But what actually caught netizens was Ranveer Singh seeing off his wife at the airport. In the videos shared by various paparazzo pages, Ranveer Singh says, "Miss Me." However, the actor was snapped at the airport on Sunday morning as he jetted off to Qatar for the FIFA finale.
Our hearts melted here??❤️— Shah Rukh Khan Universe Fan Club (@SRKUniverse) December 18, 2022
King Khan Reciting his famous dialogue from #OmShantiOm ?❤️#FIFAWorldcup #ArgentinaVsFrance #Arg #Fra #FIFAWorldCupQatar2022 #FIFAWorldCup2022 #Messi #Mbappe #Pathaan #ShahRukhKhan #SRK #WayneRooney#FIFAFinalWithPathaan pic.twitter.com/fTjH39m14J
King Khan talking about his feelings while watching @KKRiders matches. We must say these are “Mutual” for us too?❤️#FIFAWorldcup #ArgentinaVsFrance #Arg #Fra #FIFAWorldCupQatar2022 #FIFAWorldCup2022 #Messi #Mbappe #Pathaan #ShahRukhKhan #SRK#FIFAFinalWithPathaan pic.twitter.com/0bbIKMxkrK— Shah Rukh Khan Universe Fan Club (@SRKUniverse) December 18, 2022
Bollywood ka Baadshah on who is his favourite actor: Main Hi Hoon???#FIFAWorldcup #ArgentinaVsFrance #Arg #Fra #FIFAWorldCupQatar2022 #FIFAWorldCup2022 #Messi #Mbappe #Pathaan #ShahRukhKhan #SRK#FIFAFinalWithPathaan pic.twitter.com/IG84422J0j— Shah Rukh Khan Universe Fan Club (@SRKUniverse) December 18, 2022
EXCLUSIVE!— Shah Rukh Khan Universe Fan Club (@SRKUniverse) December 18, 2022
“The only thing missing after War is Hrithik will try to get him on our movie”@iamsrk on @iHrithik
#FIFAWorldCup2022 #Messi #Mbappe #Pathaan #ShahRukhKhan#FIFAFinalWithPathaan#HrithikRoshan pic.twitter.com/vaH6K2wyTR
Other Bollywood actors who are in Qatar to watch FIFA
Meanwhile, several Bollywood celebrities are currently in Qatar cheering and rooting for their favourite football team to take home the trophy. Among them are, Ranveer Singh, Kartik Aaryan, Ishaan Khatter, Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, and Nora Fatehi (performing at the FIFA finale).
Most celebrities are having a relaxed Sunday as they are watching FIFA in the comforts of their home and cheering for their favourite team.
Take a look.