Football fever gripped the fans in Kerala as the FIFA World Cup kicked off on November 20 in Qatar. Kerala is showing different ways to express the spirit of football. A group of 17 people spent 23 lakh rupees to buy property at a small village of Mundakkal in Kochi and painted the house with the flag colours of Brazil, Argentina and Portugal along with the painting of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. The FIFA World Cup 2022 started on November 20 and will end on December 18. Many cut-outs of top players have also spilled over the region.