Guelph’s George Kouvalis, far right, poses for a photo with Greece soccer star Georgios Samaras on the weekend at the Mar Hotel in Recife, Brazil.
Kouvalis, a sports diehard who frequently travels the globe for big sporting events, was at the World Cup in Brazil to cheer on the Greek team. The squad made it to the Round of 16 before losing on Sunday to Costa Rica in penalty kicks.
Samaras, who took the photo of he and Kouvalis, has most recently been playing his club soccer for Celtic in the Scottish Premier League.
Among pics Kouvalis also got was one of himself with Giorgos Karagounis, captain of the Greece team at the World Cup.