Indeed it is a proud moment for all Pakistanis across the nation.
Not only has our flag been raised at one of the world’s biggest sports platform, one of our own will be conducting the iconic coin toss today evening at Brazil vs Costa Rica match at FIFA World Cup 2018 in Moscow, Russia!
15-year-old Ahmed Raza will make history as he will toss the coin at 5pm today and officially make Pakistan a part of FIFA history. Belonging to Sialkot, Ahmed and his father are both football fanatics, Neymar Jr is his idol.
Ahmed’s family has been stitching footballs for professional leagues for 3 generations, including FIFA!
Coca-Cola, the sponsors of FIFA World Cup 2018 Russia has collaborated with two-time Academy Award winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy to document the boy’s journey. The documentary is to be released next month.
That’s not all, the company is flying in Pakistan Football captain, Kaleemullah Khan to accompany Raza on his journey.
The boys will have the opportunity to meet the players as well!
Both the boys have also been featured in the FIFA World Cup 2018 anthem called Colors, sung by the renowned singers Jason Derulo and Qurat-ul-Ain Balouch!
Don’t forget to catch Ahmed and Kaleemullah today as our young lad creates history!
Kudos to you!
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