Ronaldinho And Friends are come to Pakistan for revival of Football in Pakistan playing today in Abdul Sattar Edhi Hockey Stadium Karachi on 8th July 2017. The Match will starts at 8:30 PM Pakistan Time.
Witness the BIGGEST Sporting Event in Pakistan this year, Leisure Leagues PK proudly presents “Ronaldinho And Friends” exhibition match set to take place on 8th July in Karachi.
The lineup, of two teams dubbed ‘Ronaldinho-11’ and ‘Ryan Giggs-11’, is set to play with a group of Pakistani footballers for two seven-a-side matches in Karachi on Saturday and in Lahore on Sunday.
Ronaldinho, 37, who won the World Player of the Year twice and was part of the 2002 World Cup winning team, said he is on a goodwill mission aimed at inducing youngsters to play the game.
“I am excited at the prospect of playing in Pakistan,” he said in a statement.
“This is a great opportunity for us to induce youngsters in Pakistan and we will do our best to do that.”
Ryan Giggs, who retired after a long career with United in 2014, said he was “privileged” to take part. He replaced former England and Chelsea captain John Terry, who pulled out due to new commitments with English side Aston Villa.
The event would also feature Ali Azmat & Momina Mustehsan as they collaborate for the theme song and the opening performance at the event. Moreover, we’re also delighted to announce to host the first ever LASER SHOW in Pakistan.
Two football legends face off each other in #RonaldinhoAndFriends match; Ronaldinho 7 against Giggs 7.
Match: Ryan Giggs 11 vs Ronaldinho 11 Football Match
Date: Saturday, 8th July 2017
Time: Local Time (20:30) | GMT Time (15:30)
Venue: Abdul Sattar Edhi Hockey Stadium Karachi
Ryan Giggs Team Squads: Mohammad Rasool, Mohammad Essa, Aziz, Razik, Mohammad Adil, Adnan, Mohammad Ali and Ahmed along with foreign players: Ryan Giggs, Nicolas Anelka, George Boateng and David James
Ronaldinho Team Squad: Yousuf Butt, Saddam Hussain, Kaleemullah, Saadullah, Hassan Bashir, Riaz, Kamran along with foreign players: Ronaldinho, Boa Morte, Robert Pires and Roberto Carlos.