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According to media reports, representatives from the Indian embassy in Spain will attend a program where the schedule will be officially announced.

The veterans of Real Madrid and Barcelona will play an exhibition match in Delhi next March, AS, a leading media agency of Spain has reported.

The formal announcement of the event will be held on June 24 at the Ritz Hotel in Madrid, and is expected to be attended by the Hon'ble Indian Ambassador in Spain, Mr Sunil Lal.

Zinedine Zidane, Luis Figo, Roberto Carlos have all played for the Real Madrid legends in the last 12 months, while Barcelona veterans has included stars like Gaizka Mendieta, Boudewijn Zenden and Miquel Angel Nadal, the uncle of Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal.

Real Madrid Legends played their last match on 3rd June against Juventus veterans and the star studded starting XI of Los Blancos included Salgado, Hierro, Makelele, Seedorf, Zidane and Morientes.

A couple of similar exhibition matches will be held in 2014 as well, with Miami and Puerto Rico poised to be the venues.


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