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‘This time for Africa’, Shakira reacts to Morocco’s historic win over Brazil

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World-renowned Columbian popstar Shakira on Saturday reacted to Morocco’s historic win over Brazil in the FIFA world cup 2022 marking Morocco s journey into the semi-finals.

The “Wakka Wakka (This time for Africa)” singer took to Twitter and wrote “This time for Africa”. Her tweet was retweeted more than a hundred thousand times – much higher than the average retweets she normally gets.

The 3.22-minute long song was released as the official song of the FIFA world cup 2010 played in South Africa, and its video has been watched over a billion times on Youtube since then. The song video recorded Shakira shaking a leg to the groovy song that helped her garner world-wide recognition.

Earlier, Morocco became the first African country to reach the World Cup semifinals by beating Portugal 1-0 on Saturday, likely ending Cristiano Ronaldo’s chances of ever winning soccer’s biggest prize.

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