Dr. Bobby Chemmanoor inaugurates Maradona memorial friendly football match
A friendly football match was organized by Calicut Press Club in association with Department of Health in Kozhikode to commemorate the legendary footballer Diego Maradona.
Team Calicut Press Club and health department contested in the friendly match.The Health Department defeated Team Press Club (7-1).
Boby Chemmanur,close friend of Maradona inaugurated the match.
He said that it was a real tribute of Malabar region to the football legend who lived his life with unending passion for football and infinite love towards the world.
He added that he would build a football museum to introduce the legendary footballer to the new generation.
The goal of God will be placed in the museum at a height of five and a half feet in gold. A football academy is also on the cards to commemorate the football genius. He will soon visit Argentina to pay his respects at Maradona’s tomb.
Boby gave away the winners the football with the sign of Maradona which was a gift,Boby received from Maradona himself during his Kerala visit.
Press Club President Feroz Khan, Secretary PS Rakesh, Kamal Varadur and PK Sajith spoke on the occasion.