Kuala Lumpur (2 July, 2015): Liverpool FC fans can look forward to seeing the Anfield club’s new signings, James Milner and Danny Ings as part of their 2015 pre-season tour.
With only two weeks until the Reds embark on their tour of Bangkok, Brisbane, Adelaide and Kuala Lumpur, Milner and Ings are confirmed participants alongside several of the 123-year-old club’s top rated players.
The Reds kick-off in Kuala Lumpur against the Malaysian XI at the Bukit Jalil National Stadium on Friday 24 July (kick-off time 8:45pm). The match is organised by the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) and promoted by ProEvents International Sdn Bhd.
Prior to playing in Kuala Lumpur, Brendan Rodgers’ Liverpool FC will take on Thailand All Stars in Bangkok on July 14 followed by stopover in Brisbane (July 17) and Adelaide (July 20).
Billy Hogan, Chief Commercial Officer, Liverpool Football Club, said: “With only a couple of weeks to go, we are now really excited about the 2015 tour and engaging with as many LFC supporters as possible.
“The tour fixtures are a wonderful opportunity for fans to see the team up close no matter how far away from Anfield they live and we are delighted to be able to make this a reality for our global fan base.”
In addition to the first team squad, the touring party will include coaching staff from the Club’s charity, Liverpool FC Foundation, to carry out work in the community throughout the visit as well as taking part in events with official LFC supporters’ clubs.
Liverpool FC’s fixture in Kuala Lumpur is just one element of a programme of activities that the Club is delivering in 2015 to bring Malaysian fans closer to the team they support.
Match tickets for Malaysia XI v Liverpool FC are priced at RM58 (student), RM88, RM158, and RM228 with a limited number of VIP seats available at RM428 and RM328.
All tickets are now available for purchase via online at ticketpro.com.my, hotline +603-7880-7999, Ticketpro outlets as well as New Balance and Sports Empire outlets.
For more information on ticketing and general tour details visit www.LFCTour.com
Liverpool Football Club
Founded in 1892, Liverpool FC is one of the world’s most historic and famous football clubs having won 18 League Titles, seven FA Cups, eight League Cups, five European Cups, three UEFA Cups, three European Super Cups and 15 Charity Shields.
As a socially responsible Club, Liverpool FC is proud of its heritage and plays a proactive role in its communities through its official charity, Liverpool FC Foundation. By delivering a range of award-winning programmes, the Foundation motivates and inspires children and adults, both at home and overseas, using football and the power of the Liverpool FC badge. Its contribution has been recognised by the award of a Community Mark from Business In The Community.
Liverpool FC is a global brand and works with leading edge commercial partners around the world providing unparalleled commercial opportunities
ProEvents is the leading football marketing and management consultancy in Asia with expertise in providing unique and insightful football market intelligence. With offices in Hong Kong, Malaysia and Singapore, ProEvents have organised and promoted football events all over Asia including Brunei, China, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia and Vietnam.
ProEvents’s co-founder and CEO, Julian Kam became one of FIFA Licensed Match Agent since 2000, and is the first Chinese to achieve this professional qualification.
Together with the chairman, Paul Kam, they entered sports marketing industry by establishing ProEvents Management Limited in Hong Kong in 1992, at a time where the industry was dominated by overseas companies.
Over the past 23 years, ProEvents has become the leading football promoter in Asia. We have organised and promoted more international football matches and clubs football tours in Asia than any other companies. Teams brought into Asia include Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester City, Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Paris St Germain, Inter Milan and many others. Apart from Club teams, we also worked with National Associations such as Brazil, England, Argentina and all local football associations in the region. With our second to none track record in the industry, the company is well recognised and respected by leading sports and entertainment companies across Europe, Asia and America as well as by clubs and national associations.
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