The Rowdy Rathore co-stars Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha have been made honorary life members at the East Bengal Football Club. The two were in Kolkata to attend the pre-centenary celebrations of the major soccer club, and they visited the club to interact with the players.
Akshay Kumar, who is a big fan of football said it is a big honor for him to get a life membership at the club. “I love football and clubs like this one. It’s a very very big honour for me to get a life membership from East Bengal Football Club.”
When asked which country he would hope to win the Soccer World Cup next year, he said Akshay also said he would root for hosts Brazil in the soccer World Cup next year.
Starnite, an entertainment gala at the Salt Lake Stadium Saturday, organised by the club as part of its pre-centenary celebrations will see Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha performing.