ILOVEUNITED, a unified fan-focused event for Indian fans, was held in Chennai today, amidst great excitement and participation from football fans in the city. This event that has been hosted successfully in Bangalore, Mumbai, Kolkata in the past, is testament to the club’s commitment to its fan’s in India and also proof of the growing fan base in the country for Manchester United.
However, the Chennai chapter of the event was special as it is the first location chosen to expand the scale of the event, making it more global & interactive. Following the Chennai event, multiple locations will be selected to host satellite events, connected by video links to the main #ILOVEUNITED fan party, creating one big interactive event, allowing our fans around the globe to show their support for Manchester United.
Manchester United Ambassador Dwight York and club legend Wes Brown were present to honor the event. They interacted with the fans during a live screening of the Premier League fixture against Liverpool.
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