THE Reds are coming. English football giants
Liverpool FC will play in Malaysia this summer. Title sponsored by Standard Chartered Bank, the match will be a piece of football istory as this is the first time Liverpool FC will be stepping on Malaysian soil and it has created a lot of excitement.
The Reds have a massive base of football fans in the country. Organized by the Football Association of Malaysia, the event is promoted by ProEvents nternational Sdn Bhd, the leading football marketing and management consultancy in Asia, who is celebrating its 10th anniversary in Malaysia this year.
“Even if you are not a supporter of Liverpool FC, I am sure football fans will come and watch our team play against one of the greatest football clubs in the world. I am sure you would want to see this team live in action in Malaysia,” said FA of Malaysia (FAM) deputy president HRH Tengku Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah, who is also the Crown Prince of Pahang.
“We would like to thank ProEvents for making the historical match possible. This creates an excellent opportunity for our National Coach Rajagopal to challenge his set of layers and perhaps to use it as part of his preparation for the SEA Games and next World Cup qualifiers,” added Tengku Abdullah.
"Liverpool FC is delighted to be coming to Malaysia. It will be a historic visit to this beautiful country and we are very pleased to be able to give the huge number of Liverpool supporters in Malaysia the opportunity of seeing their heroes in action," said the Club’s Managing Director Ian Ayre who lived in Malaysia before joining LFC. comprehensive program will be drawn up to welcome Liverpool FC to Kuala Lumpur.