Sports Round Up
Exhibition match in Karachi- Ronaldinho friends seven beat Giggs seven by 2-1
Ronaldinho Friends Seven beat Giggs Seven by 2-1 in first international footballers friendly exhibition match in Karachi last night. From Ronaldinho's side, Roberts Pires and Saadullah scored goals, while the only goal from Giggs Seven was scored by Nicolas Anelka. Earlier, talking to media, Chief Executive of Leisure Football Leagues Ishaq Shah says the visit of international footballers is aimed at reviving and promoting international sports in Pakistan.
Ronaldinho and fellow players meet COAS
Renowned Brazilian Footballer and Ambassador for Spanish Club F.C. Barcelona Ronaldinho along with his fellow International Football players met with Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa last night. According to ISPR, the other footballers included Ryan Giggs, Robert Pires, Nicolas Anelka, George Boating, David James and Luis Boa Morte. Saying that Pakistan is a peace and sports loving country, the Army Chief remarked that sports promote Peace and International footballers' visit has been welcomed by all Pakistanis especially young footballers. The visiting players say Pakistan is a beautiful country and they look forward to enjoy their trip.
Germany on top after two-year wait
Germany have capped a sensational week on the international stage by returning to the top of the FIFA world ranking for the first time since being knocked off the top spot exactly two years ago. Following their 1-0 win over Chile in saint Petersburg, the newly crowned FIFA confederations cup champions have narrowly overtaken brazil and leapfrogged Argentina. European Neighbors Poland also have cause to celebrate, having risen to their best-ever ranking. Following 177 matches around the globe, many UEFA members will be looking back on the last month fondly.
ICC WWC: England facing Australia while SL to take on WI
In the ICC Women's World Cup, England is facing Australia at Bristol. Another match of the day will be played between Sri Lanka and West Indies at Derby.
Player’s Profile: Ronaldinho (Renowned Brazilian Footballer)
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