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Man U players to appear at Niketown kit event

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Manchester United Stars to Participate in Fan Q&A Forum

in Anticipation of July 20th Matchup with Seattle Sounders

WHAT: July 15th marks the North America retail launch of the Manchester United away kit at Niketown Seattle. To drive energy around their 2011 North American Club Tour, Manchester United stars Rio Ferdinand, J.S. Park and Nemanja Vidic will unveil their new away kit and take questions from consumers. Additionally, Nike designer Thomas Walker will be on hand to discuss the new kit’s innovation and design inspiration.

The 2011 kit is the most environmentally friendly to date, with the jersey and shorts made from Nike’s 100% recycled polyester and inspired by their traditional red, white and black club colors. Manchester United will debut the new away kit on July 20th when the Red Devils take on the Seattle Sounders as part of their North American Tour.

WHERE: NiketownSeattle1500 6th AvenueSeattle, WA 98101(206) 447-6453 WHEN: Friday, July 15, 2011 7:30 pm