Bengaluru: Leicester City and Manchester United are the latest English Premier League football clubs to confirm attendance at Premier League Live, which takes place in Bengaluru on October 14 and 15.
Nine English clubs will bring legends to the event. Manchester United legend Ronny Johnsen will be on hand on Saturday to meet with fans, sign autographs at the dedicated club zone.
Leicester City former player Gerry Taggart will be taking part in his club’s zone, where fans will be able to follow the story of the 2015/16 EPL Champions. Arsenal’s Robert Pires will be joined by stars including Alan Shearer, John Barnes, Paul Dickov and Shay Given. Other clubs that will be at the event include Arsenal, Brighton & Hove Albion, Chelsea, Everton, Liverpool, Manchester City and Watford.
Johnsen said: “Manchester United has almost 35 million followers in India and each time we visit the growth in football’s popularity is clear to see. I am really looking forward to meeting some of them on Saturday.