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‘Ronaldinho and Friends’ reach Karachi for exhibition match

KARACHI: International footballers led by Brazilian stars on Friday reached Karachi to play one of their two exhibition matches, Samaa reported. Eight international football players Ronaldinho, Roberto Carlos, Ryan Giggs, Robert Pires, Nicolas Anelka, George Boateng, David James and Luis Boa Morte will grace the fields in Pakistan for the first time. The first match...

SAMAA | - Posted: Jul 8, 2017 | Last Updated: 4 years ago
SAMAA |
Posted: Jul 8, 2017 | Last Updated: 4 years ago
‘Ronaldinho and Friends’ reach Karachi for exhibition match

Ronaldinho and Friends

KARACHI: International footballers led by Brazilian stars on Friday reached Karachi to play one of their two exhibition matches, Samaa reported.

Eight international football players Ronaldinho, Roberto Carlos, Ryan Giggs, Robert Pires, Nicolas Anelka, George Boateng, David James and Luis Boa Morte will grace the fields in Pakistan for the first time.

The first match will be played on Saturday at Hockey Club of Pakistan in Karachi and second on Sunday in Lahore.

This is the first time that such a high profile football event is taking place in the country.

CEO Leisure Leagues, Ishaq Shah believes the tour will help in many ways to promote football in Pakistan. Ronaldinho will also be inaugurating a football academy being set up in DHA Lahore.

The footballers had met Chief of Army Staff during their stay in Islamabad as well. – SAMAA

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