December 15, 2016

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Premier League champions Leicester City visit Shwedagon Pagoda

Buddhist monks from Thailand and Leicester City club pray at Shwedagon Pagoda. Photo: Thein Zaw
Buddhist monks from Thailand and Leicester City club pray at Shwedagon Pagoda. Photo: Thein Zaw

English Premier League champions Leicester City made a whirlwind visit to Yangon yesterday. They were welcomed by around 500 fans at the Yangon International Airport.
Leicester City, owned by Thai billionaire Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, a Buddhist and renowned for his deeply superstitions approach to the success of the club, visited the Shwedagon Pagoda accompanied by Buddhist monks.
Before leaving Yangon that night, the team also met with the coach, instructors and players of the Premier Skills Myanmar league in Yangon.—Ko Moe

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