In case you missed it, don't worry, we have compiled some of the best moments of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Since its kickoff on June 14, this has been one of the more memorable World Cups in recent history. There have been so many iconic moments, drama-filled events, and even social barriers overcome. Compiling all these moments into one article can't do it justice.
The Beautiful Game
Probably the most overlooked story of the 2018 FIFA World Cup resided in Iran. For almost 40 years, the de facto ban which was instituted after the 1979 Islamic Revolution had prevented Iranian women from attending sporting events. Any women who challenged this law risked imprisonment. But the longstanding policy softened for this year's World Cup. Thousands of women poured into Azadi Stadium in Tehran to watch live broadcasts of the Iranian National Team play in the group stages.
It's Coming Home
Lead image used with permission from Rodrigo Villalba