The Fifa World Cup Fever is on and taking over towns as fans eagerly await the 17th edition which will soon begin on February 1, 2021. While you get ready to cheer for your favourite team, take a look at these Bollywood celebrities and the teams they love!
Hrithik Roshan, Real Madrid:
The charming superstar is a huge fan of Real Madrid and has been singing Hala Madrid for years now. In fact, the Krish star has even kicked a ball around with Bale, Luka Modric & Karim Benzema at the Real Madrid Stadium in Spain!
Amitabh and Abhishek Bachchan, Chelsea:
Due to Abhishek Bachchan’s love for Chelsea, Amitabh Bachchan is also a huge fan of the game and the team! He is often seen tweeting in support of the blue boys on his social media! Chelsea captain Cesar Azpilicueta once sent a ‘best wishes’ letter to Jr. Bachchan.
Varun Dhawan, Barcelona:
A huge fan of the team, Varun Dhawan is often seen donning the jersey. The actor once bumped into Barcelona player Ronaldinho and got asked by the famous footballer if he was an actor! The actor laughed and said yes, and promptly showed the video of his then latest movie, Judwaa 2 to Ronaldinho!
Deepika Padukone, Arsenal:
The beautiful diva is a huge fan of the Team Arsenal along with her beau, Ranveer Singh who is a complete Gooner!
John Abraham, Barcelona:
A Football lover since childhood, John Abraham is a huge Barcelona and Liverpool fan as well! A player himself, John Abraham would dream of playing in the World Cup!
Ranbir Kapoor, Barcelona:
Ranbir Kapoor is an ardent Barcelona fan! Ranbir Kapoor once met his idol Lionel Messi and also received a jersey from him!
Alia Bhatt, Arsenal:
Alia Bhatt roots for the London team loud and proud! After she received a jersey for the team from a friend she often sports it to show her support for Arsenal!
Shah Rukh Khan, Manchester United:
King Khan himself is a huge Manchester United fan. He once attended the Arsenal vs Newcastle United Premier League Match on an invite from his fan, Mesut Ozil, Arsenal’s star midfielder.
Akshay Kumar, Liverpool:
The Laxmii star is a huge fan of the Liverpool team and often sings praises for the Merseyside champs.
(Contributed by Sakshi Prabhu)