You might love him or hate him, but Abhishek Bachchan is one of those celebrities who actually shows up at the stadiums to support Indian team.
Recently, Skipper Sunil Chhetri had requested football fans to support the Indian team in an emotional video that went viral on social media. “Abuse us, criticize us but please come to watch the Indian national team play.”
While Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Sania Mirza and countless other famous celebrities tweeted in his support, but only Abhishek Bachchan actually showed up at the Mumbai stadium to cheer for our boys in India vs Kenya football match.
Indian Football Team official handle posted the photo of Abhishek Bachchan cheering in the stands and it went viral on social media. He often gets trolled on Twitter but this time he won hearts of many people by just showing for Indian team when they needed it the most. Here’s what people are saying on Twitter.
Actor Karanvir Bohra was also present at the stadium with Junior Bachchan.
Abhishek Bachchan is a true sports fan. He owns Jaipur Pink Panthers in Pro Kabaddi league and Chennaiyin FC in Indian Super League.
Sunil Chhetri’s heartfelt video did wonders as the stadium was sold out. He also took it to Twitter to thank the fans. “We promise you that if that’s the kind of support we get every time we play for the country, we will give our lives on the pitch. India, this night was special because we were in this together. Those in the stands shouting, and the ones at home cheering – thank you!” he tweeted.
India plays New Zealand on June 7th.