Leaders
Dallmeier

Business Directory

Browse the Directory

Sign Up to the Directory

FC Business Twitter
FC business Linked in
FC Business facebook
FC Business Youtube

Manchester City Fly With Thomson Sport

Wed 9th Jul 2014 | Marketing & PR

Travel provider Thomson Sport  has signed a three-year deal with Premier League champions, Manchester City FC, becoming the club’s official supplier of supporter travel.

Under the terms of the relationship, Thomson Sport will provide Manchester City fans with official Match Break packages for all matches at the Etihad Stadium and a range of travel packages for European away matches.

Nathan Wilson, Sales and Marketing Director for TUI Event Group, said, “This is a fantastic deal for the division and the Thomson Sport Travel brand.

“Manchester City Football Club is innovative and success driven - attributes that we at TUI Travel consider to be key drivers for our business growth. We are very excited about the potential and looking forward to delivering exceptional travel experiences for the club’s supporters”.

Danny Wilson, Director of Sales, Service & Operations for Manchester City, commented, “As the Club’s profile continues to grow in new markets around the world, it was important to work with a company that has a robust global network of connections.

“Through teaming up with Thomson Sport, we can ensure our supporters will be provided with the best possible service, whether following the team at home or abroad."

Legendary Manchester artist and City fan, Johnny Marr is to headline Manchester City’s season launch party – City Live. 

Taking place on August 14 at Manchester Central, City Live is set to be even bigger, better and bluer than before.  Manchester City has once again enlisted the support of lifelong Blue and funny man, Jason Manford.

Commenting on City Live, Johnny Marr said, “Like Manchester, City has always been a Club steeped in music.  Going right back to Maine Road, there was always a couple of musicians or bands from across the City in the stands.  It’s the same today at the Etihad.

“City fans just know how to have a good time, so to play to a packed Manchester Central, will not only be a great party to mark the start of this season, but also a special moment for me personally.”   

Tickets for City Live are available from £15 (Cat 3), £20 (Cat  2) and  £25 (Cat 1) online at www.mcfc.co.uk/tickets, by telephone on 0161 444 1894 (option 1, option 1, option 2)* and to personal callers at the Stadium Ticket Office located behind the stage in BT City Square. 

Image: Action Images / Jason Cairnduff

Posted by: Aaron Gourley 

Icondia (Icondia-C-468x60.gif)
 
RETURN TO LATEST NEWS SECTION
SUBSCRIBE TO THE FCBUSINESS RSS FEED
 
If you have any football business related news stories you’d like to share then please contact us –
agourley@fcbusiness.co.uk  

Tweet

To subscribe to our range of football newsletters including news, products and jobs CLICK HERE.

Add to: Google Google | Yahoo Yahoo | Live Live | del.icio.us del.icio | Digg Digg |

Related Articles

Stoke City Football Club Joins Stadium Experience

Thu 14th Sep 2017 | Marketing & PR

Premier League team, Stoke City Football Club has become the ninth major stadium venue to join Stadium Experience in 2017. The newest addition grows the Stadium Experience membership to a total of 55...

Football Managers Unite For Prostate Cancer UK

Wed 13th Sep 2017 | Marketing & PR

A host of top football managers have joined forces to give the most vital team talks of their careers, after chilling statistics showed prostate cancer kills one man every 45 minutes. Premier League...

Stoke City Expand City7s Initiative

Fri 25th Aug 2017 | Marketing & PR

Stoke City are to give 16,000 match tickets and 8,000 match shirts free to local schoolchildren this season. The Potters are expanding their acclaimed City 7s scheme, which currently sees 1,000 Year...

Manchester United Players Create Street Art Mural

Wed 16th Aug 2017 | Marketing & PR

A unique mural depicting scenes from Old Trafford sprayed by Paul Pogba, Victor Lindelof, Jesse Lingard, Michael Carrick and Chris Smalling and created by American graffiti artist Alec Monopoly will...