Sport tour agency Sportsbreaks.com has partnered with Manchester United to target football fans living in North America.
The agency will market official ticket and hotel packages to Manchester United fans living in the US and Canada, giving fans the chance to travel to Old Trafford to watch a game.
The partnership between the agency and the football club involves Sportsbreaks.com’s affiliate company inspiresport, a tour operator providing opportunities for youth clubs, high schools and college football teams to travel to Manchester to train at club facilities.
Collette Roche, Manchester United’s chief operating officer, said: “We are delighted to expand our partnership with Sportsbreaks.com and offer our fans in the US and Canada the chance to take in the full Manchester United experience.
“We are confident that with Sportsbreaks.com and inspiresport, we can create more unforgettable memories for passionate fans and deliver unique experiences for the next generation who will benefit from our world-class facilities and coaching network.”
Sportsbreaks.com Managing Director Rob Slawson said: “We know there will be millions of North American fans who will be excited by this opportunity, so we look forward to seeing many US and Canadian groups at Old Trafford throughout the season.”