TIME World Cup

German Chancellor Takes Victory Selfie With World Cup Player

The German national team beat Portugal 4-0 Monday

German Chancellor Angela Merkel celebrated her country’s World Cup win against Portugal Monday by taking a selfie with team striker Lukas Podolski.

Merkel watched Germany’s 4-0 victory and Thomas Muller’s hat trick in person, having traveled to Salvador, Brazil on Sunday to watch the Monday matchup.

Merkel visited the team’s locker room after the game to offer her congratulations and pose for pictures.

Team Germany’s next match comes Saturday, when it will face Ghana.

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