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Did you spot the World Cup love hearts?

The World Cup was filled with some serious highs and some devastating lows – but that isn’t all that had fans buzzing about the matches. The global football competition also saw lots of celebrations taking place among the players and other figures, from the French president dabbing with winning players to Cristiano Ronaldo scratching his beard.

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Surely the most popular celebration so far has been the love heart – a simple hand gesture that more than a dozen footballers have made after scoring.

The love heart celebration

One notable player who has been seen making the gesture is Neymar, who celebrated his goal with a quick love heart gesture. Angel Di Maria was seen making the symbol after he scored against France in the last 16 minutes, and later in the same game, Benjamin Pavard did the exact same celebration when he scored for France, crowning them the …