Young boy consoles crying man after his football team lostBy Mason White 10:15 AM July 12, 2016
|The young boy consoling the crying man|
By: Wayne Morin
(Scroll down for video) A young boy is making headlines over his adorable actions of consoling a crying man.
The incident occurred during a game between France and Portugal, in the final of UEFA Euro 2016.
Portugal beat France in Paris. French supporters were left distraught at the loss after having come so close to victory.
One French supporter was so upset over the loss that he began to cry. His friend attempted to calm him down, but was unsuccessful.
As his tears streamed down his cheeks, a young boy, who was wearing a Portugal shirt and carrying a Portugal scarf, walked over to the crying man and tried to console him.
The heartwarming incident, which was recorded on video, shows the young boy tapping the crying man on his hand.
When he got the man’s attention, the boy spoke to him and consoled him. The man was so touched by the boy’s actions, that he calmed down and hugged the child.
The video was uploaded to the Internet, where it touched the hearts of many people, who said that the boy’s actions restored their faith in humanity.