Paris St. Germain Visit Qatar ExxonMobil Open 2013
02 Jan 2013
January 2, 2013 - Doha, Qatar – European football giant Paris St. Germain are in Doha training at Aspire Zone and they took time away from their training camp towatch the tennis action on Monday night at the Khalifa International Tennis& Squash Complex.
As the event celebrates the 21st anniversary of professional tennis in Doha, champion footballers from France joined in to watch their fellow athletes take to the courts. The players were greeted in the Emiri Lounge by Qatar Tennis Federation President, Nasser Al Khelaifi.
In attendance were PSG Sporting Director and Brazilian footballer Leonardo, coach Carlo Anchelotti, and players including Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Kevin Gameiro, Salvatore Sirigu, Siaka Tiene, and Diego Lugano.
The players were taken to the VIP Village where they were able to see traditional falconry and enjoy crepes. Afterwards, they took in the match between No. 1 seed Spaniard, David Ferrer, and qualifier Dustin Brown of Germany.