Muslim Footballers Share `Eid Wishes

LONDON – A host of global Muslim stars are revelling in the celebratory mood as Muslims mark the end of Ramadan and the beginning of the feast, sharing `Eid wishes with their fans worldwide.

Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil and Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba are among the footballers to wish their followers `Eid Mubarak on Sunday as they marked `Eid Al-Fitr, reported.

Pogba wished for all Muslims to “have a great time with your families and may Allah accept our prayers”, while Ozil said: “Wishing you and your loved ones a blessed `Eid!”

Manchester City’s star Yaya Toure and Bayern Munich wing Franck Ribery also shared their `Eid wishes.

The Gunners midfielder’s compatriots Shkodran Mustafi and Ilkay Gundogan were also in cheerful spirits, with the latter urging his followers to enjoy their feast.

A host of clubs also shared good wishes, with Manchester United, Manchester City and Liverpool sending messages to their Muslim supporters.