But the crowds swelled so much that the team bus couldn't make it all the way. Instead, the players boarded a helicopter for an Obelisco flyover.
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World Cup Homecoming Brings Argentina to a Halt
Millions of fans thronged the streets of Buenos Aires to welcome home Argentina’s national team in what may be may be the biggest open-air party in the capital’s history. (New York Times)