Tens of thousands turn out to welcome Luis Fabiano
Tens of thousands of Sao Paulo fans have greeted striker Luis
Fabiano in his return to the club in a party at Morumbi
Luis Fabiano had a rock-star reception Tuesday, with fireworks
going off as he entered a stage under the lights at Morumbi. Fans
chanted his name nonstop as he put on the team’s No. 9 jersey.
Goalkeeper Rogerio Ceni, who scored his 100th career goal on
Sunday, and also was honored by the club, was the first to greet
the former Sevilla striker.
Luis Fabiano said it was ”a dream” to be back with Sao Paulo
and that he hoped to repay the fans’ reception by scoring ”a lot
Sao Paulo said 45,000 fans were at Morumbi, but local media said
the number was closer to 20,000.