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Cardiff City's Icelandic midfielder Aron Gunnarsson (R) and Cardiff City's Chilean midfielder Gary Medel (L) vie with Manchester City's Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero (2nd R) during the English Premier League football match between Cardiff City and Manchester City at The Cardiff City Stadium in Cardiff.
Fans of both Cardiff City and Manchester United in Malaysia have something to look forward to from now until Oct 25.
BCARD is sponsoring an all-expense paid trip for two to United Kingdom for the grand prize winner of the ‘Swipe your way to Cardiff’ contest, the seccond contest following the success of its first Cardiff’s Swipe and Win Contest – Experience the Fire and Passion of Cardiff City’ in February this year.
This time, the lucky winner shall win a four-day, three-night holiday package to United Kingdom and a once-in-a-lifetime exclusive experience to watch a live match between Cardiff City vs Manchester United at the Cardiff City Stadium on Nov 23.
The ‘Swipe your way to Cardiff’ contest is also giving away a four day, three-night holiday package for two to Sydney, Australia, inclusive of air fare as the second prize as well as weekly prizes consisting of RM10,000 worth of DSYR products.
Founded in 1899, Cardiff City Football Club’s promotion to the English Premier League has lifted the club to a level it has not experienced before. The move to join English football’s elite league has unleashed new challenges to the team and the team has taken every step to bring further improvement and quality to the football club.
Owner of Cardiff City who is also the founder of Berjaya Corporation Berhad, Tan Sri Vincent Tan commented, “We are very excited to be in the EPL and we would like to share the experience and energy of a live game in the city of Cardiff. This contest is one way to reward our loyal fans.”
The contest is a joint collaboration with Cardiff City FC and is open to all BCARD members in the country.
To participate in the contest, BCARD members shall need to register online at www.bcard.com.my/cardiff and swipe their BCARD from now until Oct 25 at any three BCARD brand partners from over 75 currently with a network of more than 800 outlets nationwide.
BLoyalty Sdn Bhd director Gary Yeoh said, “We are proud to be associated with Cardiff City and are glad to offer our members in Malaysia the opportunity to watch the live match of their Malaysian-owned team against Manchester United in the Premier League. It is like a dream come through for their fans.
“In line with Cardiff City FC’s efforts in attaining a bigger fan base here in Malaysia, it is also the objective of BCARD to help the club in achieving this objective through such contest.
“We hope the club will one day have local following that will match that of the other great teams from the English Premier League and we wish to be a part of that development. With the continued support by BCARD and the unwavering commitment of Tan, the single largest shareholder in the club, we believe that the future is bright for Cardiff City FC, and that the club shall make its way into the hearts of all passionate football fans in Malaysia,” he added.
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