Deschamps, Cantona, Chabal and Kendji, united for a good cause

Once generous on the pitch, Pascal Olmeta is just as generous today in life. Man of heart, the former goalkeeper of Olympique de Marseille or Lyon, in the 90s, created in 2006 the association “Un espoir, un smile pour la vie”, in charge, in particular, of well-being. physical and mental health of sick children and their families.

After Bastia in 2018 or Bordeaux in 2019 and 2021, Nice is hosting this Monday, from 7 p.m. at the Allianz Riviera, a prestigious event called “The match of legends” whose entire profits will be donated to the charity. . The poster is not ordinary: two teams made up of former football and rugby internationals, but also artists will compete in a match consisting of a half-time football and another rugby.

Didier Deschamps, just returned from Denmark where the Blues played and lost their last League of Nations meeting (2-0), Fabien Barthez, Éric Cantona, Jean-Pierre Papin or even Sébastien Frey and Ludovic Giuly are announced. On the oval ball side, we can find Sébastien Chabal, Frédéric Michalak, Fabien Pelous, or Emile Ntamack. “They are always there when it comes down to helping the children,” says Olmeta, the main organizer of this festive event under the sign of emotion and friendship.

Music stars, but not only, will also lend themselves to the game. Starting with singer Kendji Girac and comedian Redouane. Also note the presence of former OM international Éric Di Meco with his musical group Osiris, accompanied by his friend from RMC, Vincent Moscato and a figure from reality TV: “Paga”, a stars of the program “Les Marseillais”.



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