Indian President Pranab Mukherjee Congratulates Germany for Winning FIFA World Cup

Updated: 14 July 2014 13:56 IST

Germany became the first European team to lift the World Cup in South America, clinching a hard-fought 1-0 win over Argentina in the final on Sunday in Brazil.

Indian President Pranab Mukherjee Congratulates Germany for Winning FIFA World Cup
In this handout photograph released by the Presidential Palace (Rashtrapati Bhavan), visiting German President Joachim Gauck (L) talks with his Indian counterpart Pranab Mukherjee at the Presidential Palace in New Delhi on February 5, 2014. © AFP

New Delhi:

Indian President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday congratulated Germany for winning football World Cup even as he asked Indian footballers to draw inspiration to scale new heights. (Germans Beat Argentina to Win Fourth World Cup Title)

"Congrats Germany, bravo Argentina, compliments hosts Brazil, Indian Football, let's draw inspiration, scale new heights," the President said on twitter.

Germany became the first European team to lift the World Cup in South America, clinching a hard-fought 1-0 win over Argentina in the final on Sunday in Brazil.

Topics : FIFA World Cup 2014 Germany Argentina Football
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