“He congratulated me on winning the cup” - Georgian goalkeepers surprise encounter with Iker Casillas
16 February, 2017
“He congratulated me on winning the cup” - Georgian goalkeepers surprise encounter with Iker Casillas
Georgian footballer Giorgi Makaridze, who plays for Portuguese first division side Moreirense as a goalkeeper, has written in social media about his encounter with the Spanish legend Iker Casillas.

Makaridze met FC Porto’s Spanish goalie at a restaurant and took a photo with him.

“I met Iker Casillas at a restaurant and asked him to take a photo together. He recognized me and congratulated on winning the cup. Later, before leaving, he came to me, said goodbye and wished me
more success. I am Iker’s fan from now on – a very good and decent man!” - Makaridze writes.

Giorgi Makaridze’s Moreirense defeated Braga in the final game of Portuguese cup.

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