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FIFA investigates what Salt Bae was doing with Messi and Argentina in the World Cup final

Then the controversy generated after the appearance of Salt Bae in full celebration of Argentina for the World Cup 2022FIFA investigates what the Turkish chef and other people were doing last Sunday on the pitch of the Lusail stadium, where only the protagonists of the final and a few people outside the game should have been.

The famous character raised the World Cup and bothered more than one ‘Albiceleste’ player while they celebrated with their own, even annoying Lionel Messi. In communication with BBC Sport, a spokesperson for the highest soccer body responded to what happened and announced that “appropriate internal measures will be taken”.

Following a review, FIFA has been establishing how people gained improper access to the pitch after the closing ceremony at the Lusail Stadium on December 18.”, says the statement released.

As you remember, not everyone can afford to touch the World Cup. “As one of the world’s most recognizable sporting symbols and a priceless icon, the original FIFA World Cup Trophy can only be touched and held by a very select group of people, including former FIFA World Cup winners. and heads of state”, explains FIFA itself.


Nusret Gokce, better known as Salt Bae, is a Turkish chef who created Nusr-Et, one of the most renowned steakhouses in the world with a presence in the most important cities in the world.

Source: Elcomercio

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