FIFA Gives Tribute To Nelson Mandela

FIFA Gives Tribute To Nelson MandelaAs FIFA club World cup is played first time in Africa and Nelson Mandela was the one who helped South Africa to become the Continent’s First host of the world cup in 2010. To give farewell to him It is asked to the fans to applaud before all the eight matches of club world cup at Morocco.

FIFA says spectators will be asked “to stand together in unity to applaud and re-transmit Mandela’s message of hope and love across the world.” FIFA is calling it a “Madiba Movement” and it will begin today when Raja Casablanca plays Auckland City to open the seven-team tournament on Wednesday in Agadir. The final is on December 21 in Marrakech.

Here is the video of Nelson Mandela which was played to give tribute to Mandela and open the World Cup draw ceremony on Friday.

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