Many people have special memories of the World Cup in Russia. One of them must be Yuri Cortes, a kind-hearted Salvadoran and AFP photojournalist who gained world fame and reputation after celebrating the wonderful goals of Croatian football players. attention. Mario Mandzukic of England entered the final on behalf of the Croatian team.
Environment hopes that the Croatian national team will play the first game of the European Football Championship against England on Sunday, which prompted Cortez to send it a special support video message.
“Dear Croatian friends, I wish the Croatian national football team the best of luck in this year’s European Cup. Although I will not take great photos there while you celebrate the goal against England, I know you will let me and All your fans are proud of it all over the world. Let’s go, “We can do it, you have a lion’s heart, you can do it! “The Croatian National Tourism Administration announced on Saturday, Cortes said, otherwise he would be a great lover of Croatia.
After the World Cup in Russia, CNTB contacted Cortez and invited him to visit Croatia with his family. Cortes accepted the invitation and toured the Croatian coast from north to south, using his camera to capture many natural, cultural and historical themes, as well as the beauty of Croatian destinations.
“Croatia is the most recognized tourism and sport in the world. Many Croatian athletes have made an immeasurable contribution to the popularity of our country. I believe this will play an important role in the European Football Championship,” said Kristijan, Director of the Board of Directors of Croatia Tourism. The Stanicic. Football Championship is an excellent opportunity for Croatia to promote additional tourism worldwide.
Yuri Cortez is the head of the Agence France-Presse Bureau in Venezuela today, the third largest news agency in the world. In his career, in addition to sports competitions, he also photographed natural disasters and humanitarian crises, and used his camera to travel through and record battlefield scenes around the world.