Albion stars have wished their teammate Alexis Mac Allister the best of luck ahead of his World Cup final.
Mac Allister, who plays for Argentina national team, meets reigning world champions France in the climax of the tournament in Qatar this afternoon.
A video shared on social media shows some of Mac Allister’s Brighton team-mates wishing him well ahead of the game.
News for Mac Allister. 😇🤳 pic.twitter.com/8FvyTWMWm7
— Brighton & Hove Albion (@OfficialBHAFC) December 18, 2022
Albion captain Lewis Dunk wished him the best of luck, saying: “Bring that trophy home son.”
Billy Gilmour said the whole team was behind him, while Solly March said: “I hope you bring a world champion’s medal to Brighton.”
Julio Enciso, originally from Paraguay, which borders Argentina, offered his best wishes in Spanish.
“I hope you do super well and bring the trophy back for all of us,” he said.
Mac Allister scored a goal for Argentina in the group game against Poland, helping the team to a top spot in the group stage of the tournament.
Argentina and France will face off this afternoon at 15:00 to win the World Cup.
Argentina’s captain is Lionel Messi, who is contesting his fifth and final World Cup and looking to cap his glittering career with a win in Qatar.
https://www.theargus.co.uk/news/23198628.2022-world-cup-final-brighton-players-cheer-mac-allister/?ref=rss World Cup Final 2022: Brighton players cheer on Mac Allister