Ruud Gullit arrives in Kolkata

Jul 29, 2012, 08:21 IST | IANS

Dutch football legend Ruud Gullit arrived in the city on Saturday morning on a two-day visit during which he will attend the final match of a 'para' (community) tournament besides being the chief guest at the annual awards function of Mohun Bagan Athletic Club.

“He landed at the Kolkata airport on Saturday morning from Amsterdam via London. He is slated to attend a programme in a radio channel today,” Dharamdas Pandey, CEO of Celebrity Management Group, said. 

Ruud Gullit

The Dutch star will also be the chief guest at the awards function of Mohun Bagan when the club celebrates the ‘Mohun Bagan Day’ to commemorate its victory against East York Regiment in the IFA Shield final on this day in 1911. Gullit will also inaugurate a new jersey of the club designed by singer Babul Supriyo. 

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