Watch: European Football Clubs, Cricketers Wish Fans A "Happy Diwali"

Updated: 07 November 2018 22:01 IST

Arsenal posted a video of their playmaker Mesut Ozil wishing their fans a "Happy Diwali."

Watch: European Football Clubs, Cricketers Wish Fans A "Happy Diwali"
Manchester United, Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur took to Twitter to wish fans. © Instagram

European football giants Manchester United, Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur took to Twitter to wish their fans on Diwali. Cricketers Harbhajan Singh and Suresh Raina also sent their wishes on the occasion. For the London-based football club Arsenal, their playmaker Mesut Ozil, in a video posted on their official Twitter handle, said, "Happy Diwali."

"May your Diwali be filled with joy & blessings! Make it special for you and your loved ones by celebrating this Diwali pollution free. Wish you all a very," Suresh Raina tweeted.

"May this Diwali turn out to be an extra special one for you and your family..have a great festive celebration," Harbhajan Singh said.

Diwali is called the Festival of Lights and is celebrated to honor Rama-chandra, the seventh avatar (incarnation of the god Vishnu).

It is believed that on this day Rama returned to his people after 14 years of exile during which he fought and won a battle against the demons and the demon king, Ravana.

Arsenal will play their next match against Sporting CP in the Europa League while Manchester United face Juventus in the Champions League on Wednesday.

Tottenham Hotspur, on the other hand defeated PSV Eindhoven, thanks to a brace from their star striker Harry Kane.

Comments
Topics mentioned in this article Arsenal Arsenal Manchester United Manchester United Tottenham Hotspur Tottenham Hotspur Suresh Kumar Raina Suresh Raina Harbhajan Singh Football
Highlights
  • Arsenal posted a video of their playmaker Mesut Ozil
  • May this Diwali turn out to be an extra special, Harbhajan Singh said
  • Diwali is called the Festival of Lights and is celebrated to honor Ram
Related Articles
Petr Cech Makes Chelsea Return As Technical Advisor
Petr Cech Makes Chelsea Return As Technical Advisor
Grief In Sevilla As Former Star Jose Antonio Reyes Killed In Car Crash
Grief In Sevilla As Former Star Jose Antonio Reyes Killed In Car Crash
Eden Hazard Double Powers Chelsea To Europa League Title
Eden Hazard Double Powers Chelsea To Europa League Title
Arsenal And Chelsea Ready For Europa League Battle In Distant Baku
Arsenal And Chelsea Ready For Europa League Battle In Distant Baku
Europa League Final: Petr Cech Hopes To Haunt Chelsea In Arsenal Farewell
Europa League Final: Petr Cech Hopes To Haunt Chelsea In Arsenal Farewell
Advertisement