Premier Inn scores a belter with football star John Barnes
Premier Inn Middle East has signed legendary England and Liverpool player John Barnes as part of its 2022/2023 football marketing campaign – and is giving fans a once-in-a-lifetime meet and greet opportunity at the Everton-Liverpool Premier League clash on Saturday, 3 September.
Barnes, who shot to fame in the 80s and 90s, will be at Mr Toad’s at Premier Inn Al Jaddaf to host an exclusive question-and-answer session before joining fans to watch the highly anticipated Merseyside derby. Half-time signing and photo opportunities will also be available.
Simon Leigh, Managing Director, Premier Inn MENA, said: “We are delighted to team up with John Barnes as the new football season gets under way. With the Premier League having just begun and the World Cup fast approaching, Premier Inn in the UAE and Qatar is going all out to make our hotels and dining destinations the location of choice for overnight accommodation, big-screen viewing, great food and drinks deals, and an unbeatable atmosphere.”
The exclusive afternoon with John Barnes starts at 2 pm on 3 September. Tickets are limited, with packages at AED295 including grape, hops and a special menu, and AED220 for the soft drinks package. Email email@example.com or call or WhatsApp 0564114602 for bookings.
The Liverpool-Everton game kicks off at 3.30 pm UAE time.