Football stars’ charity match in Tbilisi accumulated 403 214 GEL for Borjomi forest restoration
30 September, 2017
Football stars’ charity match in Tbilisi accumulated 403 214 GEL for Borjomi forest restoration
The charity match organized in Tbilisi has been over with the following score: 6-5 in favor of the World XI team versus GFF XI. The match was held at Dinamo Arena. World’s well-known footballers took part in it.
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Francesco Totti scored on his return to the pitch in a charity game in Tbilisi, with a fan running onto the pitch to hug the Roma legend, Italian media have reported.
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Former AC Milan
footballer Kakha Kaladze organised the match between some of his former teammates and a world XI, which took place tonight, with players swapping sides in an informal contest, - foreign media say.
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The likes of Luca Toni, Rivaldo, Andriy Shevchenko and Cafu played in the match, which ended 6-5 to the Rest of the World.
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Having previously set-up Salgado’s goal, Totti scored for Kaladze’s side before Giorgi Demetradze and Marco Delvecchio sealed a 6-5 win for the World XI.

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As a reminder, the charity match was organized to help Georgia restore the Borjomi forest that was recently hit by fire. 403 214 GEL as the match proceeds will be spent on the forest restoration.
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I would like to thank all the people who came here and paid money for the tickets, - Kakha Kaladze told journalists after the charitable football match with the participation of world stars.

"I would like to thank all the people who came here today and paid money to buy a ticket for the charitable match. This money will be spent on the restoration of the forest in the Borjomi Gorge. I think the fans are happy too," Kaladze said.
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As for the assessment of the NGO Fair Elections, according to which, Kakha Kaladze violated the Election Code with participation in the match, Kaladze said: "Say hi to her from me".

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