The Serbia Under-20 squad returned home from their victorious World Cup campaign to unbelievable scenes in Belgrade. Playing in the U20 World Cup for the first time as an independent nation, Serbia U-20s left the competition as worthy champions, after a last-minute goal from Nemanja Maksimović against Brazil. It was immediately clear how much the win meant to the players, and the following 72 hours showed how much it meant to the fans of Serbia too.
Jovanovic overwhelmed after final whistle
Serbian squad celebrating & lifting the World Cup
On their return to Belgrade, they received a hero’s welcome