Photo Gallery: 2018 World Cup viewing in Costa Mesa
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Photo Gallery: 2018 World Cup viewing in Costa Mesa

Following the winning French goal against Croatia, Ahmad Shakarchi blows on a replica of the World Cup like a conch shell.  (Photo by Spencer Grant)
Rather than watching the France-Croatia World Cup game in the background in Argyros Plaza, Hannah Hayes, 5, and Anthony Shippe, 7, hold a soccer match of their own on the adjoining lawn as mom Jan Hayes watches. (Photo by Spencer Grant)
A goal in the France-Croatia World Cup game in Argyros Plaza gets a round of applause from spectators. (Photo by Spencer Grant)
Braving the hot sun, an attentive audience watches the France-Croatia World Cup game in Argyros Plaza.  (Photo by Spencer Grant)
A goal in the France-Croatia World Cup game in Argyros Plaza gets a round of applause from spectators, one of whom brandishes a replica of the cup. (Photo by Spencer Grant)
A goal in the France-Croatia World Cup game in Argyros Plaza gets a round of applause from spectators, one of whom brandishes a replica of the cup. (Photo by Spencer Grant)
Spectator Patrick McComic wears the Croatia colors on his cheek but it wasn’t enough: the French won 4-2. (Photo by Spencer Grant)
As Argyros Plaza empties out, Rafael Gonzalez and Oliver Fiaty give one final cheer for the French victors while holding a replica of the World Cup. (Photo by Spencer Grant)
Two-year-old Holly Hayes and mom Jan take a break from their on soccer game to cheer on the French World Cup players.  (Photo by Spencer Grant)
Two spectators in Argyros Plaza toast a goal in the France-Croatia World Cup game.  (Photo by Spencer Grant)
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