Despite the fact that Pakistan is a football loving country, there are a plethora of football lovers as well and Ronaldinho Gaucho’s upcoming visit to the country is like a dream come true for them. The cherry o the top is that several top footballers will accompany him as well.
Last Sunday, Ronaldinho announced his Pakistan visit on his twitter handle, he wrote “Pakistan, I am coming,” along with a video.
Shahid Afridi was the first to welcome the star football to Pakistan. he tweeted, "- Welcome @10Ronaldinho it is good to see more international sportsmen visiting my beloved country... #football #Pakistan".
On Wednesday, Ronaldinho also tweeted in Portuguese, the translation of his tweet reads: “Happy by the words (of) Shahid Afridi BOOM BOOM cricket hero from Pakistan. I look forward to my visit to Pakistan in July.”
Afridi was quick to come up with a reply he said that was waiting to welcome the legend in Pakistan. Afridi wrote, “@10Ronaldinho Awaiting ur arrival Brazilian superstar and (football legend. Will be a pleasure to show u my (Pakistan). #HopeNotOut".
Ronaldinho has been invited to Pakistan by UK-based Leisure Leagues for a 7-a-side match between Pakistan and rest of world. It has been rumored that David James and Dutch George Boetang willalos will accompany him and mark their attendance at the event.