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FOOTBALL: Usain Bolt gets ticket to attend 2014 World Cup in Brazil

Published:Thursday | August 29, 2013 | 9:49 AM

FIFA’s president Joseph Blatter has invited sprint sensation Usain Bolt to Brazil to witness, football’s biggest showpiece, the 2014 World Cup.

Blatter issued the invitation during a visit by Bolt to football’s headquarters yesterday, just ahead of the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Zürich today.

The world’s top football executive presented the fastest man on the planet with a number of gifts including a ticket to Brazil, a shiny FIFA pennant, a fluffy World Cup 2014 mascot and a shirt with the athlete's name printed on the back.


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