Lionel Messi has made an Instagram post to celebrate Argentina’s win at the 2022 World Cup.
“World champions,” Messi writes in the post that also includes 10 pictures.
“I dreamed it so many times, I wanted it so much that I still can’t comprehend it, I can’t believe it……
“Thank you very much to my family, to all who support me and also to all who believed in us. We have shown once again that when the Argentines are united and fight together, we are capable of achieving what we set out to do.
“The merit belongs to this group, which is above individualities, it is the strength of all fighting for the same dream that was also the dream of all Argentines… We did it!!!
Let’s f*cking go, Argentina! We will see each other soon.”
The post has already gathered 15 million likes in under two hours. Many expect it to become the most-liked post in Instagram history. Curiously, he will be competing with an egg, and the fans think he can do it.
peak_Ability14 (Twitter): “Messi lifting the world cup trophy pic surely breaking the most liked Instagram post record held by a fking egg.”
CoreysStories23 (Twitter): “That egg still holds the record of the most liked Instagram picture of all time at 56.1 million likes. I bet Messi’s World Cup winning picture beats it.”
v3leedsinfidel (Twitter): “4.5m likes in 12 mins and can’t see who’s liked it’s broke Instagram Omg. Rip you stupid egg, Messi’s post should be the record.”
As for the egg post, here’s what it looks like.
This was a joke post from back in 2019 with the aim of beating then record holder Kylie Jenner who had 18 million likes. At the moment of writing, it has 56.1 million likes.