Manchester United will be returning to China for its first #ILOVEUNITED event of 2019.

The club’s popular fan party will be held for the first time in Guangzhou on Saturday 2 March, with Reds legends Andy Cole and Wes Brown in attendance. 

The new look #ILOVEUNITED events promise to be bigger and better than ever, with the main event interacting with fan parties around the world, hosted by the club’s official supporters clubs and commercial partners.

Multiple locations will be selected to host satellite events, connected by video links to the main #ILOVEUNITED fan party, creating one big interactive event, allowing fans around the globe to show their support for Manchester United.

Watch our promotional video for #ILOVEUNITED.

In the 20th year since United became the first and only English club to win the Treble of UEFA Champions League, Premier League title and FA Cup, two stars of that 1999 team – Cole and Brown – will be meeting fans at Party Pier – Coal Shed, No.118 Xingang Dong Road and sharing some of their stories about playing for the Reds.

As well as a live match screening of the Premier League game against Southampton, with pre and post-match analysis from the two legends. Supporters can also expect live entertainment, giveaways and competitions, courtesy of the club’s commercial partners.

#ILOVEUNITED is free to attend and fans are asked to apply online for tickets by visiting www.manutd.com/iloveunitedchina by no later than Monday 18 February.

Applications will then be entered into a ballot, with tickets issued at random. Successful applicants will be notified by email no later than Wednesday 20 February.  

Manchester United’s Group Managing Director, Richard Arnold, comments:“Engaging with our fans in China and around the world is hugely important to us.

“We have been visiting China for over 40 years and we are excited to offer our millions of fans there another opportunity to interact with the club. #ILOVEUNITED enables us to link our global fans and unify the passion and support they have for the club.”