05 March 2012

Shakira meets the more soccer

The Colombian singer explains how he began his love affair with football and said that he had become addicted to the sport.

Shakira gave voice to the official anthem of the last two World Cups, the Germany 2006 and South Africa 2010, the latter of fond memories for our selection, in which the bulk of its members plays for FC Barcelona.

Since been linked to football and of course, much more since he began his relationship with the footballer Gerard Pique. Interviewed by the web site of FIFA, the singer acknowledges that football has conquered.

Shakira explains how it all began: "In 2006 I was invited to sing at the World Cup in Germany, and in 2010 I was fortunate to be invited back. There I experienced one of the most memorable moments of my life, the South Africa World left me a lot personally and professionally, " she explains.

The Colombian show that has slowly been forming their own opinion of what is football, "When you begin to understand the game you realize that not only is the physical and running after a ball. It is a strategy game that required a lot of intelligence. It's a very mental game, "he says.

What is clear is that Shakira is a big fan of her boyfriend, which is not lost a single match. The singer compares the life of a footballer with a soldier, "I do not report to anyone but myself, but a football player is like a soldier, and has great responsibilities in the field and off it, so that touched me understand and support Gerard as needed. "

The Colombian wishes to be present at the World Cup in Brazil, where he has many fans and acquaintances, finally has some of his charity projects for the future. Miller can the full interview at the FIFA website. (via SPORT)