RETURNING TO OLD TRAFFORD
After touring the world for 10 months, DHL delivered the ball back to Old Trafford in May 2019 and brought two lucky match hosts and their teams to Manchester for a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
The action-packed weekend started with a trip to Leigh Sports Village to watch the United Women cap a near-flawless first season for a historic FA Championship. The next day, the group was in the stands at Old Trafford for the first team’s final match of the 2018/19 Premier League season against Cardiff City. Although the Reds suffered a disappointing loss to the Bluebirds, the UNITED. DELIVERED. winners enjoyed the unique atmosphere of Old Trafford – many for the very first time – and the two winning match hosts joined Alan Keegan on the pitch at half-time to share their experiences with the crowd.
The weekend wrapped up with a Manchester United Soccer Schools training session at the club’s Aon Training Complex followed by what will likely live on forever as the most memorable moment: playing the final match of the UNITED. DELIVERED. Global Football Tour on the Old Trafford pitch.