Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

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The World Cup final takes place in Moscow today, but the celebrations in the French capital of Paris and Croatian capital of Zagreb were as wild and colorful as anything we saw in Russia this tournament.

Fans of Croatia national football team before the Final match on July 15, 2018 in Zagreb, Croatia. This is the first time Croatia has reached the World Cup final. (Getty Images)

<p>General view of the Fan Zone before the World Cup Final, France against Croatia, at the Champs de Mars on July 15, 2018 in Paris, France. (Getty Images) </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

General view of the Fan Zone before the World Cup Final, France against Croatia, at the Champs de Mars on July 15, 2018 in Paris, France. (Getty Images)

<p>French supporters gather for the FIFA World Cup 2018 final soccer match between France and Croatia on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France on July 15, 2018. (Getty Images) </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

French supporters gather for the FIFA World Cup 2018 final soccer match between France and Croatia on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France on July 15, 2018. (Getty Images)

<p>French supporters gather for the FIFA World Cup 2018 final soccer match between France and Croatia on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France on July 15, 2018. (Getty Images) </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

French supporters gather for the FIFA World Cup 2018 final soccer match between France and Croatia on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France on July 15, 2018. (Getty Images)

<p>Soccer Football – World Cup – Final – France v Croatia – Zagreb, Croatia – July 15, 2018 – Croatia’s fans are seen before the broadcast of the match at the city’s main square. REUTERS/Marko Djurica </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

Soccer Football – World Cup – Final – France v Croatia – Zagreb, Croatia – July 15, 2018 – Croatia’s fans are seen before the broadcast of the match at the city’s main square. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

<p>People hold French national flags as they stand on a bus prior to the start of the Russia 2018 World Cup final football match between France and Croatia, in Paris on July 15, 2018. (Getty Images) </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

People hold French national flags as they stand on a bus prior to the start of the Russia 2018 World Cup final football match between France and Croatia, in Paris on July 15, 2018. (Getty Images)

<p>Fan of Croatia national football team before the Final match on July 15, 2018 in Zagreb, Croatia. This is the first time Croatia has reached the final of the Football World Cup. (Getty Images) </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

Fan of Croatia national football team before the Final match on July 15, 2018 in Zagreb, Croatia. This is the first time Croatia has reached the final of the Football World Cup. (Getty Images)

<p>Croatian supporters hold a huge Croatian flag in downtown Zagreb on July 15, 2018, as they gather to watch the Russia 2018 World Cup final football match between France and Croatia, the first final World Cup match ever in the history of Croatia. (Getty Images) </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

Croatian supporters hold a huge Croatian flag in downtown Zagreb on July 15, 2018, as they gather to watch the Russia 2018 World Cup final football match between France and Croatia, the first final World Cup match ever in the history of Croatia. (Getty Images)

<p>Fans of Croatia national football team before the Final match on July 15, 2018 in Zagreb, Croatia. This is the first time Croatia has reached the final of the Football World Cup.(Getty Images) </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

Fans of Croatia national football team before the Final match on July 15, 2018 in Zagreb, Croatia. This is the first time Croatia has reached the final of the Football World Cup.(Getty Images)

<p>A supporter of Croatia’s national football team poses for a picture in downtown Zagreb, a few hours prior to the Russia 2018 World Cup final football between France and Croatia, on July 15, 2018. (Getty Images) </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

A supporter of Croatia’s national football team poses for a picture in downtown Zagreb, a few hours prior to the Russia 2018 World Cup final football between France and Croatia, on July 15, 2018. (Getty Images)

<p>French soccer fans watch a live broadcast on a big screen of the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup, in Marseille, southern France, Sunday, July 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Claude Paris) </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

French soccer fans watch a live broadcast on a big screen of the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup, in Marseille, southern France, Sunday, July 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)

<p>Soccer Football – World Cup – Final – France v Croatia – Zagreb, Croatia – July 15, 2018 – Croatia’s fans are seen before the broadcast of the match at the city’s main square. REUTERS/Antonio Bronic </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

Soccer Football – World Cup – Final – France v Croatia – Zagreb, Croatia – July 15, 2018 – Croatia’s fans are seen before the broadcast of the match at the city’s main square. REUTERS/Antonio Bronic

<p>Fans of Croatia national football team before the Final match on July 15, 2018 in Zagreb, Croatia. This is the first time Croatia has reached the final of the Football World Cup. (Getty Images) </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

Fans of Croatia national football team before the Final match on July 15, 2018 in Zagreb, Croatia. This is the first time Croatia has reached the final of the Football World Cup. (Getty Images)

<p>Ambiance at the Fan Zone before the World Cup Final France against Croatie, at the Champs de Mars on July 15, 2018 in Paris, France. (Getty Images) </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

Ambiance at the Fan Zone before the World Cup Final France against Croatie, at the Champs de Mars on July 15, 2018 in Paris, France. (Getty Images)

<p>Supporters of the French soccer team gather on the Champ de Mars next to the Eiffel Tower ahead of the soccer World Cup final between France and Croatia, Sunday, July 15, 2018 in Paris. (AP Photo/Bob Edme) </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

Supporters of the French soccer team gather on the Champ de Mars next to the Eiffel Tower ahead of the soccer World Cup final between France and Croatia, Sunday, July 15, 2018 in Paris. (AP Photo/Bob Edme)

<p>Croatia soccer fans shout chants and cheer prior to a television broadcast of the Russia 2018 World Cup match between France and Croatia in downtown Zagreb, Croatia, Sunday, July 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic) </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

Croatia soccer fans shout chants and cheer prior to a television broadcast of the Russia 2018 World Cup match between France and Croatia in downtown Zagreb, Croatia, Sunday, July 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

<p>Soccer Football – World Cup – Final – France vs Croatia – Paris, France, July 15, 2018 – The Champs de Mars fan zone near the Eiffel tower where French fans gather is seen during the World Cup final match, in a picture taken from the Montparnasse Tower Observation Deck. REUTERS/Charles Platiau </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

Soccer Football – World Cup – Final – France vs Croatia – Paris, France, July 15, 2018 – The Champs de Mars fan zone near the Eiffel tower where French fans gather is seen during the World Cup final match, in a picture taken from the Montparnasse Tower Observation Deck. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

<p>Soccer Football – World Cup – Final – France v Croatia – Zagreb, Croatia – July 15, 2018 – Croatia’s fans are seen before the broadcast of the match at the city’s main square. REUTERS/Antonio Bronic </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

Soccer Football – World Cup – Final – France v Croatia – Zagreb, Croatia – July 15, 2018 – Croatia’s fans are seen before the broadcast of the match at the city’s main square. REUTERS/Antonio Bronic

<p>Soccer Football – World Cup – Final – France v Croatia – Zagreb, Croatia – Preparations before the match in Zagreb, July 15, 2018. REUTERS/Antonio Bronic </p>
Slideshow: France, Croatia fans go wild during the World Cup final

Soccer Football – World Cup – Final – France v Croatia – Zagreb, Croatia – Preparations before the match in Zagreb, July 15, 2018. REUTERS/Antonio Bronic

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