Manchester United announce fan event in China while Arsenal's relations deteriorate 

18 December 2019

Manchester United
Photo: Getty Images Manchester United supporters cheer after the International Champions Cup match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at the Shanghai Hongkou Stadium.

At the start of 2020, Manchester United will bring the #ILOVEUNITED fan event to the Chinese city of Shenzhen.

The event has previously been held in both Beijing and Shanghai.

Jesper Elkjær Jensen jej@offthepitch.com

Amidst Arsenal's struggle to maintain a friendly relationship with Chinese fans, following Mesut Özil's comments on the treatment of Muslims in the country, Manchester United further their efforts to win over the Chinese people.

The club have announced that they will take the fan event #ILOVEUNITED to the Chinese city of Shenzhen at the start of 2020, the first #ILOVEUNITED event of the year.

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