28 Jul MANCHESTER CITY HOST PRE-GAME PARTY IN NASHVILLE
Country music artists and City soccer legends to feature at exciting fan event at the George Jones Museum and Entertainment Complex
Pre-game party to take place ahead of City’s match against Tottenham Hotspur at the Nissan Stadium on Saturday 29th July
English Premier League soccer team Manchester City will be hosting a pre-game fan event in Nashville ahead of the match against Tottenham Hotpsur on Saturday 29th July. The event will take place from 12-4pm at the George Jones Museum and Entertainment Complex in the Broadway District.
City ambassador Mike Summerbee and former player Paul Dickov will be present to meet fans and preview the upcoming pre-season match. The event will take place at an iconic Nashville venue, within walking distance from the Nissan Stadium.
Sony Music Nashville is supporting the event and its artists Ryan Hurd, Seth Ennis and The Sisterhood will perform at the event. Songs performed will include “Woke Up in Nashville” by Ennis, who is an avid fan of Manchester City; “Love in a Bar” by Hurd; and, newly-written material by duo The Sisterhood.
Sony artist and City fan, Seth Ennis, said: “I’m so thrilled to team up with Manchester City to officially kick off their big game this weekend in Nashville. I love soccer and have always been the biggest City fan, so to have a match in our backyard and be able to welcome them to town and watch them play is so exciting. I can’t wait to get the party started for City fans with Ryan and The Sisterhood. Let’s go City!”
Fans will enjoy Q&As on stage, giveaways and the opportunity to get ready for the match with fans from across the United States and those travelling from the United Kingdom.
For more information, visit City’s Nashville Fan Party Facebook page HERE.
About Manchester City Football Club Manchester City FC is an English Premier League club initially founded in 1880 as St Mark’s West Gorton. It officially became Manchester City FC in 1894 and has since then gone onto win the European Cup Winners’ Cup, four League Championship titles, including two Premier League titles (2012, 2014), and five FA Cups. Manchester City FC is one of four teams comprising the City Football Group and counts New York City FC and Melbourne City FC among its sister clubs.
Under manager Pep Guardiola, one of the most highly decorated managers in world football, the Club plays its domestic and UEFA Champions League home fixtures at the Etihad Stadium, a spectacular 55,000 seat arena that City have called home since 2003. Today, the Stadium sits on the wider Etihad Campus, which also encompasses the City Football Academy, a state-of-the-art performance training and youth development facility located in the heart of East Manchester. Featuring a 7,000 capacity Academy Stadium, the City Football Academy is also where Manchester City Women’s Football Club and the Elite Development Squad train on a daily basis and play their competitive home games.
For more information, please visit www.mancity.com