Brazilian star Ricardo Kaka and Portuguese legend Luis Figo on the plane to Karachi
KARACHI: Football icons Ricardo Kaka and Luis Figo arrived in Karachi on Friday to formally launch World Soccer Stars event.
The duo will make a special appearance at Karachi’s Pearl Continental, after which they will visit Lahore for another press conference. They reached Karachi via a special flight from Dubai earlier today.
Brazilian star Kaka and Portuguese legend Figo, who will be promoting World Soccer Stars during their visit to Pakistan, were welcomed at Karachi’s Jinnah International Airport with the traditional Sindhi ajrak and topi.
World Soccer Stars has promised a football spectacle starting from April 26 to 29 with two matches in Karachi and Lahore.
The event is being organised by TouchSky Group who hopes that the visit of the legendary duo will help portray Pakistan’s softer image to the rest of the world.