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Legendary Footballers to visit Pakistan in November


Legendary footballers from corner to corner the world will reach in Pakistan as part of the World Soccer Stars tour of the country in November.

According to a press statement, they will be in the country from November 9 to 10 and will accomplish their tour with an exposition match at Lahore’s National Hockey Stadium.

Ricardo Kaka (Brazil), Carles Puyol (Spain), Luis Figo (Portugal) and Nicolas Anelka (France) will display their footballing ability.

Kaka, who was part of Brazil’s World Cup-winning squad in 2002. He said that he was enthusiastic to visit Pakistan once again for a display tour. He also added that his visit in January was an unforgettable one. He wants to be part of jolting off soccer as a major sport in the country.

Puyol, the winner of Euro 2008 and World Cup 2010 with Spain. He remembered his visit to Karachi during the Pakistan Super League. So he said that he was received by thousands of fans and now it’s his turn to welcome them to the most expected footballing tour of Pakistan.

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Anelka, who has 14 goals in 69 appearances for France, said that it’s time to grow football in Pakistan. He was coming back to play his character to indorse the game in the country. Figo said that it’s exciting to see Pakistan hold the football. He is looking forward to playing with the local stars who have protected their place on the tour.

The international stars will act together with fans in a series of masterclasses and fan meeting zones.

Football fans will have a chance to get up close and personal with the stars by getting to watch the action in Virtual Reality as well.

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