Pakistani teenager to perform toss for Brazil vs Costa Rica match, Showdown at FIFA World Cup 2018

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Pakistani teenager to perform toss for Brazil vs Costa Rica match, Showdown at FIFA World Cup 2018: LAHORE: Pakistani teenager Ahmed Raza 15-year-old will conduct the coin toss in FIFA World Cup match between Brazil and Costa Rica Friday.

Pakistani teenager to perform toss for Brazil vs Costa Rica match, Showdown at FIFA World Cup 2018

Pakistani teenager to perform toss for Brazil vs Costa Rica match, Showdown at FIFA World Cup 2018
Ahmed Raza with acclaimed film-maker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy in Russia. Photo: PR

Ahmed Raza, who hails from Sialkot, is the son of Shabbir Ahmed, a football-maker whose family has been hand-stitching footballs for the FIFA World Cup for three generations.

Ahmed is an ardent fan of Neymar Jr and the Brazilian football team.

Coca-Cola has collaborated with two-time Academy Award winning film-maker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy to document Ahmed’s journey from Sialkot to the FIFA World Cup stadium.

Pakistani teenager to perform toss for Brazil vs Costa Rica match, Showdown at FIFA World Cup 2018
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Pakistan men’s national football team captain Kaleemullah will also be joining Ahmed on his journey to Moscow for the mega tournament.

Pakistani teenager to perform toss for Brazil vs Costa Rica match, Showdown at FIFA World Cup 2018
Photo: PR

The company has collaborated with two-time Academy Award winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy to document Raza’s journey from Sialkot to Moscow. The documentary is set to be released next month.

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