The central roundabout is blocked. For some minutes and the victory that opens the doors to Spain in the final of the World Cup, we can not pass or dropper. On the median strip, dozens of supporters of flags in sight, exultant, their team has just signed a historic success for the first time, Spain will play the most beautiful, the most prestigious finals.
Windows down, cars are parked, those who can run tirelessly around the roundabout, banderas wind. It's magical. "Viva Espana! "Is the cry of the evening, that of the heart. And the heart, the fans have. As their players. A few minutes earlier, at the Hall APFERA (Association of Relatives of Spanish families resident in the Ariege, which puts it on Sunday night for the finale), between ejaculations, missed opportunities and also fears, we have used the breath.
As and when the progress of the game, dozens of enthusiastic supporters have gone through all the states. Jose Antonio Reche, Chairman, rises, sits down, Juan fingers crossed, the sip of beer no longer passes ... Finally the issue. "Puyol, el mejor," reads the assistance. Victory in hand, Jose Antonio, Juan and all have joined the roundabout. The Spanish community singing, joyful, passionate, proud. It is bathed in happiness. And emotion. Some tears flow. Priska Morales is inseparable from the red and yellow flag, she dropped out of his bedroom wall before coming. Jodi, of Merry Troubadours, is there, it evokes emotion Marilou, his mother, and his Iberian origins. Mélisssa and Antonio Garcia shouted to anyone who will hear their pride, their joy. Nini, Paquita, Pedro, Gladys, Loïc give voice. With many, many others, late into the night. "It will be world champion", it was often heard. We can not imagine what will happen Sunday night if that were the case ...
Carmelo is happy
Among all these fans happy, Carmelo Garcia has no equal. His voice is easily recognizable. His emotion, too. "The first thing I thought of my father, he is there to see it, his Spanish final. "More support Carmelo, there is none. "It is historic and we will not stop there, he exclaims. We ate cod Portuguese, drank German beer and Sunday are expected dessert with cheese Holland. For the unconditional OM, already filled by the title and the Coupe de France of the Phoenicians, he only misses his country takes the World Cup.