Nissin scores with second edition of Manchester United Soccer School

| Updated: Dec 16, 2016 21:30 IST

New Delhi [India], Dec 16 (ANI-NewsVoir): Indo Nissin with its global partnership with Manchester United brings to Indian school children between the ages of 13 to 17 years, an opportunity to train with respected Manchester United Soccer Schools coaches in India. After the great success of MUSS Season one, which covered four cities, Cup Noodles will now host selection camps in six cities Guwahati, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, Mumbai and Delhi, where kids from 50 schools in each city would be undergoing trials and selections by well known Local coaches. Five kids from each city would be selected for the Finals at Bangalore where the 30 chosen ones, would undergo extensive two days of training under Manchester United Soccer Schools coaches, and then play a Finale-Match. After the Finals, four kids would be chosen to travel to Manchester and watch a Manchester United match at Old Trafford, and get training tips from Soccer Schools coaches at the hallowed ground. "When Creatigies approached us with this concept, we at Indo Nissin went ahead with a long term support for the game. It is a delight to extend this initiative this year and bring in a wider geography covering 6 cities across the country. We expect the second season of Cup Noodles Manchester United Soccer School 2017 to discover more foot balling talent this year, and plan to make this event bigger each year," Managing Director Indo Nissin Foods Pvt. Ltd., Gautam Sharma. "The success of the ISL over the last three seasons has greatly influenced the popularity of Football in India. More international stars have joined the various teams, and new talent from India has also emerged. Through the second season of Cup Noodles Muss we further reinforce Manchester United's commitment to the grass-root level development of football in India. I compliment Nissin and truly support their endeavor," said Quinton Fortune, the famous Manchester United legend who was in Delhi to launch the Event. "We at Creatigies believe that long-term associations and partnerships truly benefit brands, and it gives us great pleasure to see the NDTV Nissin partnership, and the Cup Noodles Manchester United Soccer School grow bigger in Season 2. This annual event is a very special association providing great synergy in this relationship. We are delighted to have forged this association and see the idea grow," said Managing Director Creatigies Communications Pvt. Ltd., Navroze D. Dhondy. City Round Schedule and Selection - 2017 14th January -Guwahati - 50 Schools 15th January - Kolkata - 50 Schools 21st January - Chennai - 50 Schools 22nd January - Bangalore - 50 Schools 28th January, Mumbai - 50 Schools 29th January, Delhi- 50 Schools Finals Coach the Coaches Shortlisted five local coaches from each city to be brought to Bangalore for a coaching camp by the Manchester United Soccer School Coaches on the 2nd February 2017 Cup Noodles - Manchester United Soccer School Football Clinic - Bangalore 3rd -4th February, 2017: Shortlisted participants to be brought to Bangalore for a two day coaching camp by two day intensive training by Manchester United Soccer School coaches. Final Match Day: Bangalore 5th February 2017 The 30 players will be divided into two teams, and the Final Match played under the observant eyes of the Manchester United Soccer School Coaches and watched by a special Manchester United Legend who would grace the occasion, and hand over the certificates and medals to the winners. The winning team will get Gold Medals and the runner-up team will get the Silver Medals. Post match ceremony, awards, and the final shortlisted four players will be announced. The top four players who would be shortlisted and would be given their tickets to Manchester United to watch the match, take a tour of the stadium. (ANI-NewsVoir)