Samba fever hitting City Square for Sunderland clash
- Fri 05 Oct 2012, 12:14PM
- Posted by Mark Booth
Manchester Futsal Club to demonstrate the South American sport in City Square before Sunderland match.
Manchester Futsal Club recently teamed up with City in the Community and is rolling out its initiative across Manchester schools in the coming weeks and months and this is your opportunity to try the sport that helped launch the careers of Maicon, David Silva and Carlos Tevez for yourself.
Actor John Henshaw and former Blue Nigel Cleghorn will be subject to interviews by FanZone Danny and Natalie Pike in the build-up to this important clash against the Black Cats.
For 10-14-year olds, there's a chance to attend a special City Kicks coaching session at the Football and Tennis Centre next to the Etihad Stadium between 10.45am and 11.45am.
Elsewhere, there will be facepainters making sure that your showing your colours ahead of the big match.
The club will also be laying a wreath in the memorial garden to remember former Blues boss John Bond who sadly passed away last week.
Beat the traffic and get to the Etihad Stadium early doors to put yourself in the mood for an exciting afternoon on and off the pitch.