RAWALPINDI – Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Bajwa called on international footballers who are on a visit to Pakistan in General Head Quarters Rawalpindi.
According to ISPR press release, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Ronaldinho along with his fellow international football players including Ryan Giggs, Robert Pires, Nicolas Anelka, George Boateng, David James and Luis Boa Morte met COAS today.
The army chief thanked them for their visit to Pakistan. COAS said that Pakistan is a peace and sports loving country.
“Sports promote peace and your visit is most welcomed by all Pakistanis especially young footballers”, COAS remarked.
The visit players thanked COAS for organizing their tour and the support. They said that Pakistan is a beautiful country and they look forward to enjoying the trip.
COAS also thanked Leisure League for organizing the trip in collaboration with Pakistan Army and promoting peace and sports.
Ronaldinho will lead the team which will play two matches during its visit to Pakistan.
The first match will be played on Saturday at Hockey Club of Pakistan in Karachi and second on Sunday in Lahore.
The match will be seven or six a side fixture to be played on July 8 evening at Abdul Sattar Edhi hockey stadium Karachi.