Prisoners football World Cup in Peru jail

LIMA: Football lover prisoners are playing their own football World Cup in a Peru jail.

Prisoners own World Cup soccer championship has begun at Castro-Castro prison in Lima.

Prior to the opening match, a special ceremony was held in which the prisoners danced on music for many hours.

The first match was played between the prisoners of South Africa and Russia which was won by South Africa 3-2.

South African ambassador was also present on the occasion to encourage the prisoners.

The management termed the match a good event for the prisoners.