Diego Maradona is all set to visit the nation all over again after almost 10 long years. The Argentine star is about to be in the city of joy, Kolkata in the month of September. He will be staying in the city for two days and will be taking parts in various events in the city.
Maradona Will Be Back In Kolkata After Almost 10 Years
To start with, Maradona will be playing a charity match in Kolkata against Sourav Ganguly, the cricketing legend of the nation. He will then be awarded by the Chief Minister of the state, who will be awarding him with the lifetime achievement award. Maradona will also be felicitated by ‘Ami Banglai Dheki Swapno’, which happens to be a body of eminent people in the city. The Football maestro will then be seen taking a football workshop, for the budding talents of the nation.
The footballer will be having a 2-day stay in the city, i.e on 18th and 19th of September. He will be inaugurating the Dhulaiwala palace, which is an app based laundry system. The app is the sponsorer of the football great for the tour. Moksh Sports Ventures is the promoter of the trip.
Talking about the match where one can see the footballing great in action, the founder of Moksh Sports Ventures, Mr. Satadru Dutta said that the match might not be having 11 players in each team. He further said that there will be featuring many other well-known faces apart from Maradona and Ganguly. He also said that it would be tried that the spotlight of the match remains fixed on the Argentine great.
Maradona said that he is honored to have the been able to make this trip. He said that he has some fond memories of the place and the fans of Kolkata are fantastic. He also said that he has some real good memories about the city that he had visited many years back.
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