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Watch the King's speech: "You've conquered the hearts of fans across the world"

King Filip of the Belgians received the players of the national football team at Laken Castle, thanking them for their World Cup performance and the nice moments this brought. He emphasized the impact and scope of their performance, praising their  fighting spirit, and clearly made them think about what they actually achieved. "While you may not be the world champions, you are world champions in the hearts of many fans", the king referred to their fighting spirit.