Beckham To 'Bend It' at Etihad Stadium
Friday 09 Sep 2011
Soccer superstar David Beckham is set to 'Bend It' at Etihad Stadium.
Beckham will join LA Galaxy teammates as they take on Melbourne Victory in an exhibition match at Etihad Stadium on Tuesday 6 December.
Victorian Premier Ted Baillieu made the exciting announcement recently, adding that the event again reinforces Melbourne as the one of the sporting capitals of the world.
Tickets for the game are now on sale through the Ticketmaster network. Phone 136 100 or visit www.ticketmaster.com.au for more information.
David Beckham is one of the biggest and most recognisable names in international sport. His appearance at Etihad Stadium is testament to the reputation the venue has developed in terms of hosting major international sporting events.
Etihad Stadium CEO Ian Collins AM said the venue was a great fit for the event, which will see star Victory recruit Harry Kewell lining up against Beckham.
"We are confident that sports lovers will come out in their droves to watch David Beckham and Melbourne Victory’s star recruit Harry Kewell go head-to-head. It should be a fantastic occasion."