Kolkata: India cricket team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, an ardent football lover, has requested for Lionel Messi's autographed jersey, it is learnt. Dhoni made the request through Celebrity Management Group -- organisers of Argentina vs Venezuela friendly at the Salt Lake Stadium.
"We got to know about the Indian captain's request only on the morning (of the match day). We will try our best to fulfill his request. We will speak to the Argentina team management and are confident that they will oblige," CMG director Bhaswar Goswami told MiD DAY.