KUALA LUMPUR, July 13 (Bernama) -- Some 15,000 tickets for the football
match between Malaysia and Manchester City, at a price of RM10 each, will be
made available at designated booths throughout the 1Malaysia For Youth
(1M4U) event at the Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC) this Sunday.
Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak who announced this on his Facebook
and Twitter pages said that a significant part of the proceeds would go to
"Following a statement issued by MCFC (Manchester City Football Club), I am
pleased to announce that Malaysian football fans will have the opportunity to
watch the match between Malaysia and Manchester City Football Club at a special
"As a start, I have requested that 15,000 tickets be made available at the
designated booths throughout the 1M4U event at KLCC this Sunday. The price of
ticket is capped at RM10 each. See you there!," he said on his latest Facebook
posting here today.
The friendly match will start at 9.45pm on July 30 at the National
Stadium in Bukit Jalil here.
Earlier, MCFC in a statement said the charitable initiative for the match
would see sixty per cent of proceeds from ticketing donated entirely to Yayasan
1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).
NCD HS HA