Popular actors of Bollywood Hrithik Roshan and Abhishek Bachchan attended a Marquee Mission XI million football festival that was held at The Arena by TransStadia in Ahmedabad which has marked the presence of All India Football Federation President, Praful Patel, former Indian football team captain, Bhaichung Bhutia and TransStadia Founder and MD, Udit Sheth.
The B Town stars apart from attending the football festival, were also seen playing football with around 6000 children in Ahmedabad. Not only this, they were also captured engaging in a variety of fun activities including exhibition games and much more. There were many talented kids in the festival who are provided with the opportunity to showcase their skills in front of Hrithik Roshan and Abhishek Bachchan.
When Mr Roshan was asked about the initiative, he said ” Football and sports in general is a great medium to inbibe qualities and values in children – I am that delighted to be here for the Mission XI million festival. I think it’s an excellent initiative. I hope more and more children take up the game because they can really make the difference.
A Legacy project of the first FIFA tournament that will be held in the country, the marquee MXIM festival in the arena, TransStadia, proved to be another milestone in the journey of the project in which more than 1.7 million kids have been reached out to.