Sharad Chandra, an advisor at a sports store in Rohini here said his shop, decorated with FIFA-themed merchandise, has been flooded with supporters of their favourite teams -- Argentina, Brazil and England.
The 2018 World Cup, being hosted in Russia, will see 32 countries vying for the crown.
As one takes a walk in the malls in the city, the soccer excitement can be felt with fans, young and old, sporting jerseys of football legends.
Ajit Singh, a Delhi-based student was recently in the Rohini outlet of Decathlon, a popular sporting goods retailer, to buy Argentinian footballer Lionel Messi's No 10 jersey.
"I am a crazy football fan and I am here to buy merchandises to support my favourite team Argentina," he said.
While The City Centre in Dwarka has installed massive LED screens for live telecast of the matches, DLF Mall in Saket here recently opened a 'Soap Football Arena' for visitors to soak in the experience of playing football.
Auto-updating live 2D scoreboards have also been installed by many sports majors to draw in football enthusiasts.
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