Chevrolet India Football

Akash plays to make his mom smile

Akash of India is one of 11 children from around the world heading to Manchester, England to serve as mascots for Manchester United’s Premier League season-opener on Saturday, August 16, 2014. The children – ages 10-13 from Brazil, China, South Africa, South Korea and the United States, among others – are visiting as part of Chevrolet’s “What Do You #PlayFor?” campaign to bring football fans closer to the sport and spread the power of play around the world.

Meet Akash. Watch his story to see how he plays to see his mother smile.

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