July 08, 2017
Pakistan Army Chief holds reception for Ronaldhino and friends
RAWALPINDI: Chief of the Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Saturday held a reception for international footballers who are due to play two exhibition matches in Pakistan, according to Geo News.
The army’s media wing said Ronaldinho along with his fellow international footballers including Ryan Giggs, Robert Pires, Nicolas Anelka, George Boating, David James and Luis Boa Morte met the army chief who thanked them for their visit to Pakistan.
He told the players that Pakistan was a peace and sports loving country. “Sports promote peace and your visit is most welcomed by all Pakistanis especially young footballers,” the army chief was quoted by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) as saying.
“The visiting players thanked General Bajwa for organizing their tour and support,” the ISRP said.
The foorballers said Pakistan is a beautiful country and they look forward to enjoy the trip.
The army chief also thanked Leisure League for organizing the trip in collaboration with Pakistan Army and promoting peace and sports.