Prime Minister Hun Sen has invited world-class football player Cristiano Ronaldo to come to Cambodia.
The PM made his invitation on the occasion of presiding over the 13th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM13) on the afternoon of November 25, 2021, in front of the President, Prime Minister, and senior officials of the countries in Fifty-one from Asia and Europe, accompanied by senior EU officials and the ASEAN Secretary-General.
Khieu Kanharith, Minister of Information elaborated on the PM’s invitation, saying:
“Through the Prime Minister of Portugal, Samdach Techo, Prime Minister Hun Sen, would like to send the spirit of the Cambodian youth to the football star Ronaldo and hope that one day Ronaldo will arrive in Cambodia’
Previously, in May 2021, the PM also invited footballing icons Messi and Neymar to visit Cambodia when the COVID situation abated.