By Vera Martirosyan/Vera&Football
Italian football legend Paolo Rossi, who led his country to the 1982 FIFA World Cup title, will arrive in Armenia.
In capital city Yerevan, Rossi also will play in the March 28 match between the ex-USSR and world stars’ teams of the 1980s and 1990s, and marking the 60th birth anniversary of Khoren Hovhannisyan, the legendary player of FC Ararat Yerevan and the ex-USSR national squad.
The event organizers have informed about the aforesaid to Armenian News-NEWS.am reporter Vera Martirosyan.
As reported earlier, football legends Gennaro Gattuso, Marco Materazzi, Hristo Stoichkov, Vincent Candela, Jari Litmanen, Aldair, and Patrick Berger already have agreed to participate in this game.
Rudi Völler and Zbigniew Boniek, on the other hand, will not be able to come to this match due to other plans, but they wished good health and all the best to Hovhannisyan.