200,000 yuan buys dinner with famed Argentine coach

11:15, November 03, 2010      

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Argentine head coach Diego Maradona and his football players started a 10-day China tour Wednesday. In addition to the charity activities, they will have two games with Chinese players and Maradona will also show his amazing technique then.

He arrived in Beijing at about 9:00 a.m. after a day flight. During his time in Beijing, Maradona will attend a charity banquet, but will also have a private dinner with someone who will pay for 200,000 to charity for the privilege.
 
After the Beijing tour, they will have football games with Shandong football players in Jinan, capital of Shandong Province on Nov. 5 and they will have another game in Dongguan, China's Guangdong Province on Nov. 7. The ticket will cost 200 yuan and above. It's said that all receipts will be used for charity.

By Zhao Chenyan, People's Daily Online

(Editor:赵晨雁)

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