(CNN Spanish) — The Argentine team will arrive in Buenos Aires at dawn this Tuesday after having been crowned world champion in a exciting ending against France in Qatar 2022. Thousands of Argentine fans will be able to celebrate alongside La Scaloneta and its captain Lionel Messi the historic victory that gave them their third international star.
The appointment is at the Obelisk, the iconic monument located on the Plaza de la República in Buenos Aires and the usual meeting point to celebrate the successes of the national team and other soccer teams in style.
This was confirmed by the official account of the Argentine team on Twitter: “The WORLD CHAMPION squad will leave Tuesday at noon for the obelisk to celebrate the world title with the fans. Yes, we are WORLD CHAMPIONS!” says the tweet.
In addition, President Alberto Fernández decreed a national holiday for this Tuesday for the celebrations of the Argentine team through a Decree of Necessity and exempts the Federal Administration of Public Revenues (AFIP) and the banks, which will work until 12 noon, according to Télam, the agency of Argentine news.
What time will it be, what is the bus route and how to follow the celebration on television and the internet? Here all the details:
The flight in which the players and the coaching staff of the Argentine team are traveling left Qatar and made a technical stopover in Rome and then continued its journey to the Ezeiza airport, where it is expected that I landed early this Tuesday, around 2 am local time, Télam reported.
Bus route of the Albiceleste caravan to the Obelisk
At 12:00 noon (local time) Messi and the entire Albiceleste squad, including Ángel Di María, Emilliano ‘Dibu’ Martínez and Enzo Fernández, will leave in a caravan and with the World Cup in hand in an open bus to the Obelisk to celebrate the exciting victory with the fans.
The bus route will be as follows, according to the Ministry of Security of the City of Buenos Aires, quoted by local media:
- The bus will leave from Ezeiza, take the Ricchieri highway, passing through Dellepiane, until the 25 de Mayo highway.
- You will arrive in Buenos Aires along Avenida San Juan and take Avenida 9 de Julio heading north.
- The return will be through General Paz, Ricchieri and back to Ezeiza.
Before the crowd that is expected to take to the streets to celebrate alongside the national team, both the police and the security ministry will deploy an operation in the Obelisk and in the streets that lead to the monument. via Twitter, reported that they will install a fence for the organization of the operational areas on the streets:
- Diagonal North and Cerrito
- Corrientes and Carlos Pellegrini
- Liberty and Currents
In addition, traffic cuts will be made starting at 2:00 p.m. (local time) in a perimeter comprised of the avenues:
- Between Rios/Callao
- San Juan and Leandro N. Alem/Paseo Colón
The descents of Irigoyen and 9 de Julio of the 25 de Mayo Highway will close.
How to see the caravan of celebrations on TV and the internet?
The caravan tour of the bus where Messi and the entire Argentine team will go with the world cup to celebrate together with the fans can be followed on television and the Internet through Argentine Public Television.
Both in its televised channels and in its live transmission on the internet that you can find here.