A thrilling LaLiga experience for Arjun Kapoor in Sevilla
Bollywood celebrity, Arjun Kapoor, recently visited Sevilla in Spain to get the LaLiga Experience and watch the fierce El Gran Derbi on 12th May 2018 at Estadio Benito Villamarín. He got to experience the passion, the determination of this old historic fixture between Real Betis and Sevilla FC.
A unique football experience was created for Arjun Kapoor where saw the roots of footballing culture in Spain. He was given a private tour of Sevilla’s Ramon Sanchez Pizquan, got pictured with Sevilla’s 5 Europa League trophies and was also presented with a special Sevilla shirt with AK26. Arjun also had the opportunity to watch the team train ahead of the derby and meet Sevilla FC stars including Ever Banega and Guido Pizzaro.
The trip also included stopping in to oversee Real Betis’s preparations ahead of the big fixture at the Estadio Benito Villamarin, where after a private tour of the historic venue he met defender Betis’s Spanish international defender Marc Bartra, and was later presented with a Real Betis shirt, again with AK 26 on the reverse.
Apart from the football experience, Arjun got to immerse himself in the local culture in Sevilla and try some authentic Andalusian food and drinks that he enjoyed immensely. He also saw the beautiful sights of Sevilla and enjoy everything Spain has to offer.
“The experience of the Sevilla derby was something special, the fans, the atmosphere, and the match was nothing like I’ve ever seen before,” said Arjun Kapoor. “Many thanks to LaLiga for the invitation to attend the match. I’ve always loved football, and I’ve always enjoyed the skill and intensity of LaLiga and its teams. So to experience this first hand at one of the most fierce derbies in world football was an experience I will never forget”
LaLiga Country Manager for India Jose Antonio Cachaza added “We are delighted that Arjun Kapoor enjoyed his trip to see one of LaLiga’s most historical fixtures. Football is a sport full of emotion and drama and he was able witness first-hand what makes LaLiga so special through el Gran Derbi between Real Betis and Sevilla FC. Arjun’s love and appetite for football is second to none, and we look forward to welcoming him to a LaLiga fixture again soon.”
It seems that he had a time of his life in Sevilla.