New Delhi: Dhoni played exhibition football match with local players at Silli 60 kilo meters away from Jharkhand's capital Ranchi, on Saturday (July 30). His team Silli Sports Academy defeated Ranchi XI, a football club, by 6-2 goals.
As per report, the 35-year-old even overwhelmed the crowd with his skills on the ball, having scored a stunning goal all by himself and even set-up two for his teammates while dribbling past opponents.
The crowd at the stadium cheered the Indian cricket icon with the chants of “Mahi…Mahi” as the local hero displayed his endurance, agility and moves on the ground.
After the match, Mahi felicitated two female athletes who had won national titles in Wushu Championship. "I played a full soccer match after a long time and enjoyed it thoroughly," Dhoni said after match.