Kolkata: As football frenzy gripped the globe with the FIFA World Cup kicking off in Russia, the top celebrity in Bengal on Thursday geared up to soak in the spirit of the beautiful game taking place on a distant green turf.
Some celebrity strongly backed their favourite teams while others nostalgically recalled the days of childhood when they were crazy about the World Cup.
Prosenjit Chatterjee: The greatest show on earth started from today. This time Russia hosts world cup. Football is my very favorite game and that’s why i kept myself involved with football. See football with family and friends. Have fun with each other.
Yash Dasgupta: I am very much excited today as a football lover. Today will try to see the opening game but Alas Brazil is not playing the opening game. I want Brazil to win FIFA world cup. I don’t like to see matches alone so i have plans to watch football world cup with friends and family members.
Bikram Chatterjee: I am always supporter of Argentina. I don’t want to miss any game of Argentina. Now my favourite player is Messi so I will try to see every game of Argentina after completing my schedule.
Mimi Chakraborty: I am huge fan of Messi. It is his last world cup. So I want to see him as a champion. I don’t want to miss any game of Argentina.
Sudipa Chatterjee: I am a fan of sports. So will try to see the football world cup. If you asked me which team I will support then Its Argentina. Many times I also wear their jersey’s and see the matches.