Liverpool legends Sami Hyypia and John Barnes take a selfie with fans at the Carlsberg x Liverpool FC Legendary Experience held recently at Plaza Arkadia. — Image courtesy of Carlsberg Malaysia
By Milad Hassandarvish
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 11:38 AM CST
KUALA LUMPUR, August 30 — Liverpool football fans in Malaysia recently enjoyed an adrenaline-pumping football viewing party alongside two football legends thanks to Carlsberg Malaysia.
The legendary Carlsberg x Liverpool FC experience held at Plaza Arkadia saw two Liverpool FC icons, Sami Hyypia and John Barnes, join the crowd to celebrate the spectacular energy of sports in conjunction with the 30th anniversary of Carlsberg’s association with the football club.
On the special evening, football fans took part in a host of activities including face painting, airbrush tattoos and decals of the club symbols, as well as a photo opportunity with a 360-degree rotating camera. .
Fans also had the chance to watch a match between Liverpool and Bournemouth alongside Hyypia and Barnes, who once commanded the roars of fans around the pitch.
This milestone was commemorated around the world, and in Malaysia, local Liverpool FC fans were amazed by the exciting introduction of the coveted exclusive six-pack of Carlsberg Liverpool FC Legends Edition tins, depicting the shirt designs of six Liverpool icons. FC, namely Ian Rush, Barnes, Hyypia, Robbie Fowler, Jamie Carragher and Luis Garcia.
Speaking about the brand partnership with the football club, Carlsberg Malaysia Managing Director Stefano Clini said there is something special about the links between football and Carlsberg.
“Leveraging Carlsberg’s global partnership with Liverpool FC, we here in Malaysia look forward to celebrating our commitment to football fans by providing the best experiences for every football occasion.
“Through the Carlsberg Liverpool Legends Edition cans, special appearances from two living legends of the game and with today’s replica stadium live football viewing showcase, we are confident we will continue to fuel the passion of football, especially for Liverpool fans.”
Liverpool fans have a chance to win limited edition souvenir cans with the purchase of six full pints, 10 half pints, two buckets or a tower at their favorite bar.
Alternatively, you also have the chance to win with a minimum spend of RM20 at convenience stores or RM30 at supermarkets and hypermarkets and 99 Speedmart at Carlsberg Danish Pilsner, Carlsberg Smooth Draft or Carlsberg Special Brew.