Ronaldinho to play exhibition match in Peru

Lima, May 9: Retired Brazilian football great Ronaldinho will play in an exhibition match between Peruvian clubs Alianza Lima and Sport Boys del Callao next month, the organisers said.
The 38-year-old will play the first half for reigning first division champions Alianza Lima before switching sides at the interval. The match will be played at Estadio Alejandro Villanueva in Lima on June 13, reports Xinhua news agency.
“We hope that all of those who appreciate good football and have memories of Ronaldinho’s best days can enjoy the match with us,” Sport Boys administrator Johan Vasquez told reporters. Ronaldinho announced his retirement in February after a career that included a World Cup trophy, a UEFA Champions League title and two FIFA World Player of the Year awards. (IANS)