World Group has penned a deal with Ronaldinho Gaucho to display magic in Pakistan along with a host of international stars coming in Summer 2017.
World Cup Winner Ronaldinho Gaucho is the headline football icon who has agreed to visit Pakistan this summer. The former PSG, Barcelona, AC Milan, and Brazil wizard will touch down in Karachi with international stars to revive football in Pakistan.
The former BallonD’or and two time FIFA player of the year said:
“I am coming to Pakistan and it is a country I have heard so much about and now I want to see it for myself. I have long term strategic partnership plans with World Group in Pakistan as Pakistan and Brazil have a lot in common.”
Mr. Mehmood Trunkwala, Chairman of World Group, formally announced this historic football match in Pakistan and emphasized,
“We will revive football in Pakistan and will fulfill dreams of millions of football fanatics by bringing a team from across the world from a Sports Event this country will never forget.”
Leisure Leagues is the world’s largest 5, 6, and 7-a-side amateur football leagues, headquartered in Birmingham U.K and is part of the World Group. Leisure Leagues in Pakistan is charged with the remit to promote football in the country.
Here are the highlights of the event which happened in Karachi Marriott’s Hotel today: