Male', MALDIVES - Former Manchester United keeper Peter Schmeichel and Real Madrid's defender Michel Salgado is set to grace the Maldives Football Awards 2018 on 28th December as special guests according to Football Association of Maldives and Maldivesfootball.com.
In a press conference held at FAM House today, General Secretary Hussain Jawaz said that the two legends will play in Imran's national team retirement match.
"Schmechel and Salgado will join the Gala and also they will play against Imran's XI in the match to mark his retirement from the national team.
The winners of the Maldives Football Awards 2018 will be determined through a combined voting process, in which the decision is based on the votes of captains and head coaches of first division teams and head coaches from first division and second division along with selected sports journalists.
Maldives Football Best Player 2018 is one of eleven prizes to be announced at the Maldives Football Awards in Male on December 29.
The other awards are Best player, Best Goalkeeper, Golden Shoes, Best Foreign Player, Fan Award, Jooley Award for the best goal, Most promising player, Women player, most promising women player and FAM honorary award.