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Ex-Barca stars meet presents RG Mugabe Barcelona shirt

by Staff reporter
11 Aug 2017 at 19:12hrs | Views
Patrick Kluivert, Edgar Davids and Rayco Garcia today met Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa and outlined their intention to return to Zimbabwe for a match involving Barcelona legends.

The trio that turned out for Barcelona during their prime told VP Mnangagwa of their intentions to return to Zimbabwe for a possible match involving Barcelona legends and a local side.

David's said the Barca legends harbour hopes of providing assistance in developing the game in Zimbabwe.

VP Mnangagwa was excited by the prospect of the country hosting a team of Barcelona legends expressing confidence a visit by the legends team would attract huge interest among local fans.

The Barcelona trio then gave special gifts of replica jerseys for VP Mnangagwa to hand over to President Robert Mugabe and the First Lady Dr Grace Mugabe.

Sports Minister, Makhosini Hlongwane and Minister of Tourism and Hospitality Industry, Dr Walter Mzembi also received replicas from the visiting contingent.

Source - zbc