From plastic bag to the real thing: Messi delights Afghan boy with signed jersey
An Afghan boy who became an Internet sensation by wearing a plastic bag fashioned as a Lionel Messi shirt now has the real thing. The Argentinian football star donated the jersey and also signed it for the five-year-old. The Barcelona player is a goodwill ambassador for UNICEF, the UN children’s agency.
Unlike what many people think, football is a sport that was created by the working class. Rayo Vallecano, the football club and its stadium the Estadio de Vallecas are one of the best examples of this working-class spirit.
EL ALCORAZ, the stadium of SD Huesca, a club originating from a city of roughly around 50,000 people has seen a lot of transformation since its inception in 1972. See what the fans of this club have to say about the stadium where dreams are made.
Royal Challengers Bangalore clinched their third win of the IPL 2019 season following a thrilling 1-run triumph over Chennai Super Kings. In the day game, Sunrisers Hyderabad had no trouble in reducing Kolkata Knight Riders to fifth straight loss.