Looks like Abhishek Bachchan has shifted focus completely to sports this year. The actor not only bought a kabbadi team titled Pink Pathers for the recent kabaddi league but his team also won the trophy during the match. Now, Abhishek Bachchan who is an ardent lover of football was invited to Rome for an Interreligious Match in the Italian capital.
Immediately after wrapping up the victory celebrations along with his kabaddi team, Abhishek Bachchan took a flight to Rome to catch the match that was held with the intention of bringing about peace in the world through sports. The said match was called by the Pope himself and was held at the Olympic Stadium in Rome. Abhishek was cheering for the Chennai football team that he bought recently which is also a part of the Indian Football league. It is also being said Abhishek Bachchan received this invitation from the former Inter Milan player Javier Zanetti.
This is not the first time that Abhishek has shown his love for the game. Previously, despite a busy schedule, the actor decided to fly to Rio De Janerio, Brazil, in order to attend the semi-finals and finals of FIFA along with his father Amitabh Bachchan.
On the Bollywood front, while his wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is getting prepped for her comeback film after four years, Abhishek Bachchan is shooting for Umesh Shukla's next titled All Is Well alongside Asin and the actress turned politician Smriti Irani. This time around, Abhishek will also be a part of the Housefull franchise with Housefull 3 that also stars Akshay Kumar and Riteish Deshmukh and it is to be directed by Sajid-Farhad of Entertainment fame.