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World Cup Emoji Challenge: Here’s the answers to the latest viral hit

You've probably spent hours agonising over the little emoji clues, so here's the answers for those still struggling...

You can’t reach peak World Cup fever until you’ve agonised for hours over the World Cup Emoji Challenge.

Any football fan who has been on WhatsApp or Twitter for the last couple of days will have been sent this countless times on your group chats, but for those still struggling (and the cheaters amongst you…), we’ve done you a solid and revealed the answers below.

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For those who haven’t seen the World Cup Emoji Challenge, here it is in all its glory:


And the answers are below – stop here if you don’t want the answers!

(Note: these are the answers as far as the consensus goes across social media…)

Here they are…

  1. Antoine Griezmann
  2. Neymar
  3. Andres Iniesta
  4. Cristiano Ronaldo
  5. Toni Kroos
  6. Lionel Messi
  7. Harry Kane
  8. Paul Pogba
  9. Mo Salah
  10. Luka Modric
  11. David Silva
  12. Eden Hazard
  13. Sadio Mane
  14. Christian Eriksen
  15. Keisuke Honda
  16. Ricardo Quaresma
  17. Mesut Ozil
  18. Robert Lewandowski
  19. Tim Cahill
  20. Angel Di Maria
  21. Thibaut Courtois
  22. Luis Suarez
  23. Gylfi Sigurdsson
  24. Ilkay Gundogan

Granted some of these might still have you stumped – numbers 12 and 15 are still a bit of a stretch, but it should have given you and your mates a nice little notch up on the old World Cup fever-o-meter.


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