HONG KONG - October 20, Manchester - Manchester United has appointed leading football promoter, ProEvents Management, as their sole and exclusive promoter for the summer tour 2007.
Manchester United has toured Asia five times since 1995 and four of these tours were organised by ProEvents.
Paul J Kam, Chairman of ProEvents commented on United's return to Asia saying, "We are delighted with the opportunity to work with Manchester United once again. The appointment truly reflects our experience, knowledge and regional capability in organising matches for top class teams."
"They are the most supported club in Asia. We look forward to bringing the Champions to millions of Asian fans next summer."
Manchester United's Commercial Director, Andy Anson, commented, "Manchester United is delighted to announce that ProEvents has been chosen to promote our 2007 Summer Tour to Asia. They clearly have unparalleled experience of the Asian football scene and we are excited to be working together. Manchester United is looking forward to pulling together an itinerary which will give our fantastic Asian supporters a great chance to see the team live".
More details of the Tour will be released shortly.
For more information, please contact:
Mr Rai Low
Tel: +65 6227 2726