PARIS: Veteran French footballer Nicolas Anelka on Saturday announced to visit Pakistan.

In a video message, he informed his fans in Pakistan about his visit.

He said, “Salam Pakistan, this is Nicolas Anelka, I am coming to Pakistan, so be ready.”

His visit is part of a campaign to promote football in Pakistan.

Earlier on January 10, two of the biggest icons of football, Ricardo Kaka and Luis Figo arrived at Karachi to formally launch the World Soccer Stars event.

The duo made special appearances in Karachi at The Pearl Continental which was followed by an appearance in Lahore at The Packages Mall.