Mahendra Singh Dhoni shows his football skills, enthralls fans in Mumbai

Feb 18, 2019, 18:45 IST
  • Mahendra Singh Dhoni shows his football skills, enthralls fans in Mumbai

    MS Dhoni was seen strutting his football shoes at a local school ground in Juhu, with some of his Bollywood friends. Dhoni is often spotted playing football at the same ground while he visits Mumbai.

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    Apart from Dhoni, Bollywood star Dino Morea was also spotted showing off his football skills and toned legs. The celebs were braving the heat to play their favourite game.

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    In picture: Mahendra Singh Dhoni is seen passing a through ball, in between two defenders from the opposite team.

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    MS Dhoni was wearing an orange sleeveless T-shirt over a grey jersey, with blue shorts and red football studs. Sources said that the cricketer was in menacing form and troubled the opponent's goalkeeper quite a bit.

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    Mahendra Singh Dhoni excelled in many sports such as badminton and football during his school days in Ranchi, Jharkhand. MSD, as he is fondly known was selected at district and club levels in these sports.

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    Dhoni was a goalkeeper for his football team in school, when he was sent to play cricket for a local cricket club by his football coach. And the rest we all know is history

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    Though MS Dhoni did not start off as a cricketer, he became a good wicket-keeper in a short span of time due to his goal-keeping skills in football.

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    In picture: MS Dhoni running with the ball from the flanks towards the opposition goal. We cannot help but notice Dhoni's ball control in this picture.

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    Judging by how far he has left the cameraman behind in this picture, we can guess the that the 37-year-old Dhoni is still a speed wizard when he is running be it between the wickets or during a football match.

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    In picture: Mahendra Singh Dhoni spotted here celebrating a goal scored by team-mate Dino Morea. The duo makes a solid combo in the attacking half of the pitch, with Dhoni dawning the role of a winger and Dino Morea plays as a centre-forward.

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    Dino Morea is known for his dribbling skills and speed. At 43, the Bollywood actor is in top shape, thanks to rigorous gym sessions and football games.

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    Indian actor-model Marc Robinson was spotted goal-keeping for the team. Marc Robinson became famous for his chiselled looks in the 1990s. since then the model has put on a few pounds.

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    Actor and anchor Aparshakti Khurana was also spotted in the game. The actor who is also Ayushmann Khurana's brother is a regular on TV, anchoring cricket matches for a broadcaster. 

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    In picture: Dino Morea enjoys a well-deserved drink of water after the rigorous match. The good-looking and fit actor was wearing a white sleeveless t-shirt with black shorts and a bandana on the head.

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Cricket World Cup-winning captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni enjoyed a game of football with few friends from Bollywood in Juhu, Mumbai. The cricketer looked in fine form during the match. Check out the pictures... (Pics/ Yogen Shah)

 

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