The owner of the Manchester City, Sheikh Mansour, will cover the cost of the official flights of the fans of his team to the final of the Champions League in Porto.
The goal of the club is that “thousands of fans” benefit from this measure and serve them to “alleviate their financial situation in the current circumstances of the pandemic.”
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Some 6,000 City fans will be able to travel to Porto to watch the ‘Champions’ final against Chelsea, after UEFA chose the Portuguese city as the host city, after dismissing Istanbul, the original venue, and London, which had been nominated as alternative.
“It is important that as many fans as possible have the opportunity to attend this very special match. Especially those who have supported Manchester City through both good and bad times,” he said. Sheikh Mansour.
GESTAZO ! Manchester City owner Sheikh Mansour offered to pay the transport costs of his fans to Portuguese territory to support the team in the #UCL final against Chelsea. pic.twitter.com/bYRXW0nKRH
– Actual Soccer (@ActualFutbol) May 18, 2021
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The match between City and Chelsea on May 29 will be the first final in the history of the ‘Sky Blues’ and the opportunity to close a historic hat-trick after winning the Premier League and the League Cup.
Kun Agüero, the greatest player in the history of Manchester City
5th Premier League
1st FA Cup
6th League Cup
3⃣ Community Shield
⚽️ Historic top scorer!
⭐️ Now it goes for a closure with a flourish: the Champions League! pic.twitter.com/bFFoK7gSlH
– Diario Olé (@DiarioOle) May 11, 2021