Thailand’s cave boys enjoy kickabout at iconic River Plate stadium

Members of the "Wild Boars" soccer team during a visit at River Plate's Monumental stadium in Buenos Aires, Argentina October 7, 2018. Eitan Abramovich/Pool via REUTERS

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Twelve Thai boys and their football coach, who were dramatically rescued from a flooded cave in July, enjoyed a high-profile kickabout on Sunday, playing a game at River Plate’s iconic Monumental stadium. The team, known as the ‘Wild Boars’, are honoured guests at the Youth Olympics in the Argentine capital after […]

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