Egyptian man dies of excitement after Messi wins World Cup - GulfToday

Egyptian man dies of excitement after Messi wins World Cup


Mustafa Abdel’al Abdelwahhab collapsed after posing for this photo at a café downtown in Giza Governorate.

Mahmoud Ads, Gulf Today

An Egyptian young man died due to a severe heart attack caused by excitement after Argentine national team led by legend Messi won the World Cup final versus France.

Mustafa Abdel’al Abdelwahhab, 26, lawyer, was watching the match with his friends at a café downtown. After end of the match, Mustafa reportedly overjoyed with the winning of Argentina and that his favorite star Lionel Messi had won the World Cup.

Suddenly, he had a serve pain in the chest due to a heart attack and he was immediately transferred to Agouza Hospital, where he was declared dead, according to Mustafa’s friends.

He adored Lionel Messi, so he overjoyed with his winning of the World Cup. Mustafa’a last post on his Facebook account was: “It will remain the sweetest memory and the most beautiful day in my life.”

Argentina won the World Cup for the third time in its history after defeating France 4-2 on penalties.

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