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Ronaldinho and Friends

‘Ronaldinho and friends’ to play exhibition matches in Pakistan

KARACHI: Eight of football’s biggest stars, including Brazilian hero Ronaldinho, will play two exhibition matches in Pakistan this weekend in hopes of attracting more players from the cricket-mad country. Recently retired Ronaldinho, famous for his stints with Spanish club Barcelona, is the lead attraction among the group dubbed “Ronaldinho and friends” set to play in Karachi on Saturday and in Lahore on Sunday. Former Manchester United stalwart Ryan Giggs, Brazilian Roberto Carlos, former England goalkeeper David…

Ryan Giggs joins ‘Ronaldinho and friends’, set to visit Pakistan

KARACHI: Former Manchester United winger Ryan Giggs became the latest name to join Brazilian legend Ronaldinho Gaucho and other big footballing names to feature in two exhibition matches in Karachi and Lahore on July 8 and 9 respectively. The Welshman was confirmed as the replacement for former Chelsea skipper John Terry who pulled out as he signed for Aston Villa on Monday. Read More: German coaches arrive in Karachi to train footballers, explore talent The other players who will take part in the exhibition matches…