The stars were out in Miami Heat Florida for a historic exhibition game.
Vinícius, Pogba shine as Team Roberto Carlos beats Team Ronaldinho 12-10 at 'The Beautiful Game' exhibition match [Photos/Videos]
Vinícius Jr and Pogba shine as Team Roberto Carlos beats Team Ronaldinho in Miami
Brazilian football legends Ronaldinho Gaucho and Roberto Carlos engaged in an exhibition match titled 'The Beautiful Game'.
'The Beautiful Game' exhibition took place at the DRV PNK Stadium, home of Major League Soccer (MLS) giants Inter Miami.
The game featured some legends of the game and some of the present crop of superstars.
Ronaldinho vs Roberto Carlos
The exhibition game in the early hours of Sunday, June 19 featured two teams, one for Ronaldinho and the other for Roberto Carlos.
The team by Ronaldinho were kitted in Gold while Roberto Carlos' team wore blue.
The two teams wore the dominant colors of the Brazilian national team. There were a lot of Brazilian favor present at the game.
Nani speaking about the game said, “I’m enjoying this wonderful opportunity that these fútbol legends have given me. It’s been a great honor to be here and share the pitch with them.
"So, for that reason, at this moment, I am only thinking about what is happening right now because it’s a special moment and definitely one that I am enjoying.”
Roberto Carlos was also pleased with the game, he said, “For me, to play with them was the best.
"To be able to reunite the friends, players you always see on the TV, to be able to bring them here - which was difficult with every player having their own schedule, some on vacations, others thinking about their contracts.
"We've been asking for them to join us for a while and we’ve been able to get the majority. It’s been great.
"A full stadium to see these players like Ronaldinho, Mariano, Vinicius [Jr.], [Eder] Militao, and more. That’s very worth it.”
TEAM ROBERTO CARLOS stars
Sébastien Frey, Roberto Carlos, Cafu, Éder Militão, Arturo Vidal, Hristo Stoichkov, Rivaldo Denis Zakaria,
Others are Radamel Falcao, Nani, David Trezeguet Ivan Zamorano Mariano -Steve Nash.
TEAM RONALDINHO stars
Rafa Marquez, Diego Lugano, Ronaldinho, Deco, Paulo Dybala, Paul Pogba, Blaise Matuidi
Others are Ryan Babel, Vinicius Jr, Patrick Kluivert, Jimmy Butler.