Manchester United legend Paul Scholes has come out of retirement – to play in the Premier Futsal League in India.
Scholes will join former Barcelona and Chelsea star Deco in playing in the new indoor league, of which Luis Figo is president and India cricketer Virat Kohli is an ambassador. Futsal great Falcao will also play a part.
Premier Futsal’s Facebook page confirmed that Scholes, 41, was joining the competition on Thursday morning, report the Manchester Evening News.
Scholes, an 11-time Premier League champion, is one of United’s greatest players and initially retired from professional football after the club’s 19th title win in 2011.
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