Manchester to Manila?

Manchester United, is arguably the most successful English club in their history (major trophy count only). With high caliber players like David Beckham, Wayne Rooney, Eric Cantona, Ryan Giggs, Rio Ferdinand and even the current 5 time Ballon d’ Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo playing for the club, the possibility of winning a trophy is never impossible.

Glory Glory Manchester United!

Even with the recent rise of their rival club, Manchester City, the support of the fans for the Red Manchester can still be visibly felt in any of their matches.

Manchester United Legends vs Liverpool Legends

Even though the current club may only be a shadow of their previous league success, they are still finding ways to achieve something every year, with their 2017 trophy treble as a clear example.

Aside from Spanish club giants Real Madrid FC and FC Barcelona, there is also a very significant number of Filipinos who still supports Manchester United.

Manchester United x Unilever’s Clear Shampoo Press Con

Back in 2014, with a long term partnership between the club’s  and Unilever, the club built the Manchester United Soccer School and they held a three day football camp here in the country, to train the top 32 amateur players who applied for their national tryouts.

Clear Dream Match III in 2014

Some notable players of the club, particularly Andy Cole and Paul Scholes, even participated in the 3rd edition of the Clear Dream Match along with our local United Football League superstars.

Rizal Memorial Stadium

So can Manchester United come to our country as a whole team?

By: Mari 🙂


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