On Tuesday, the sponsors of La Liga table-toppers Real Madrid shared a glimpse of Sunday’s match witnessed by Rohit Sharma where Real Madrid won with 2-0 against FC Barcelona. The La Liga RM presented this Indian cricket star with a customized jersey.
The Spanish Giants real Madrid posted picture on Instagram with the caption “It was great to have @RohitSharma45 at the Bernabeu!” Sharma also replied on the post “HalaMadrid what a win the other night and thank you for the experience” “Thank you for the warmest welcome A@realmadrid #repost @realmadrid,” cricket star added.
Rohit, who is La Liga’s brand ambassador in India, went on a city tour which includes Royal Palace, Chocolateria San Gines, which serves chocolate con churros since 1894, and Plaza Mayor.
Later he witnessed the excitement of El Clasico football ground. He enjoyed the passion of football together with more than 81,000 spectators at the Bernabeu. Rohit said once that he is an ardent Real Madrid supporter and therefore the victory of Zinedine Zidane’s charges made him excited as Real Madrid moved back to the top of the La Liga table once again.
Vinicius Jr, a Brazilian teenager scored the opener in the 71st minute with substitute Mariano adding a second in added time.
Rohit tweeted on Sunday about meet up with some of the legends of the game at the El Clasico party. “It was nice to meet some of the legends of the game at the #ElClasico party,” his tweet said.
Adding to that Rohit failed to be part of India’s Test series against New Zealand due to a calf injury he suffered during the fifth T20I of the tour at the Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui. India lost the two-Test series 0-2.