Manchester City has unveiled the schedule for their visit to Korea this summer.
Coupang Play announced the lineup of invited teams for this summer’s Coupang Play series on its official YouTube channel at 2:30 pm on the 20th. In the official video, Man City was introduced first, followed by Atletico as the second team. Both teams will visit Korea this summer.
Subsequently, Man City will visit Korea as part of pre-season preparations for the 2023-2024 season. On July 30, we will face Atletico Madrid as part of the ‘Coupang Play Series’ hosted by Coupang Play at the Seoul World Cup Stadium.” told
Man City and Atletico face off in the quarterfinals of the European Football Federation (UEFA) Champions League (UCL) in the 2021-2022 season. At that time, Man City defeated Atletico with a combined score of 1-0 in the first and second games and advanced to the semifinals. Since then, the two teams have faced each other for the first time in the Coupang Play Series.
“This tour is the first tour to Korea since 1976 when Dennis Tourt, Alan Oaks, Glyn Pardo and many others faced the Korean best XI in three matches in Seoul, Busan and Daegu as part of the closing season,” Manchester City said. The club visited Seoul last November on a global trophy tour. Sean Wright Phillips visited Korean fans with the EPL trophy.” 메이저사이트
“We are returning to Asia for the first time since 2019. We are delighted to announce a pre-season fixture in Seoul, South Korea this summer as part of our Asian tour,” said Esteve Calzada, Chief Commercial Officer, City Football Group.
“Man City have a strong relationship with Korea. They have strong, long-term partners and a growing fan base. It’s been almost 50 years since we played in Seoul. We can’t wait to bring our current players to Korean fans.” .
“We are very much looking forward to Man City coming to Korea for the Coupang Play series,” said Steffen Kim, head of Coupang Play. welcomed