Hungarian football fans in Lyon are invited to take part in a joint prayer

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Dunavarsány "Soli Deo Gloria" community calls on all Hungarian football fans in Lyon to take part in a joint prayer before Hungary vs Portugal European Cup football match on Wednesday.

Organizer of the event Balázs Keresztesi wrote: the joint prayer will be led by Szeged-Csanád diocesan bishop László Kiss-Rigo who is in Lyon.

The prayer will begin at 1 pm on Wednesday in St. John's Cathedral.

We would like to express our happiness together hoping that the European Championship continues to be a source of joy and peace, which brings people together in a festive celebration said Balázs Keresztesi.

The Hungarian national football team plays against Portugal in the third group at 6 pm in Parc Olympique Lyonnais. The Hungarian team leads Group F with 4 points after defeating Austria to 2-0 and playing 1-1 draw against Iceland.

(MTI -