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Record turnout for Supporters Club dinner

CEO Ferran Soriano talks at the dinner
A record number of City fans from at home and abroad came together to raise over £16,000 for charity at the Official Supporters' Club dinner.

Blues from over 30 branches, ranging from as far away as Brazil, enjoyed an excellent evening at the Etihad Stadium

General Secretary Kevin Parker said: "It was yet another great evening with a record attendance, with Official Supporters Club members from near and far, former players, City supporting celebrities and Manchester City staff. All in aid of CITC which is something close to every Supporters Club member’s hearts.

                        Mike Wedderburn and Joleon Lescott
Mike Wedderburn and Joleon Lescott

"It bodes well for even bigger celebration next year for our 70th anniversary.”

More than 450 guests were at the event, hosted by City fan Mike Wedderburn, in the Legends lounge at the Etihad.

Chief Executive Ferran Soriano spoke, while Club legends such as Peter Barnes, Tommy Booth and Mike Summerbee were also in attendance. Former player Joleon Lescott was the guest of honour.


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