Fyffes is teaming up with Dundalk Football Club to host a Family ‘Fan Day’ which will take place at Oriel Park at 12 noon on Sunday, 27 January, 2019.
Designed as an open door, free-to-all event, the occasion is designed to attract supporters, families, amateur players and the community alike.
'Taking the form of an open training session, attendees will be given a ‘behind-the-scenes’ peek at the team in action, as players and coaches prepare to defend their league and cup titles. Likely content will include a brief warm-up; passing, crossing and finishing techniques, followed by a small five-a-side match,' the Banana importer said in a statement.
Afterwards, players will mingle so that all present can meet and greet their heroes and capture their autographs the and club sponsor said.
Marking the first joint initiative between Dundalk FC and Fyffes since their renewed sponsorship was announced, the event is described by their marketing manager Emma Hunt-Duffy as: “The first step in giving back to the community."
“This will be a fun, interactive day and a chance for families, children and fans to meet their local heroes and maybe even get a few selfies!” she added.
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