Frankfurt, 05 November 2018 : The city of Frankfurt is set to welcome world football stars to an exclusive charity match: “Ronaldinho & Friends vs. Adler All Stars,” on 17 November.
Jumeirah Frankfurt, centrally located in the heart of the city and only a few steps away from the famous shopping street Zeil and the financial district, is the official hospitality partner for the second time. The property hosted famous soccer stars in 2012 when the century game “Germany vs. Italy” took place in Frankfurt am Main.
The event at the Commerzbank Arena Frankfurt is one of the biggest events in town and will host Ronaldinho, Rafael van der Vaart, Gilberto Silva, Roberto Carlos and Dida. The charity match “Ronaldinho and friends vs Adler All Stars” has already sold 19,000 tickets.
Jumeirah Frankfurt is the official Player Reception and will host the celebrities on the morning of 17 November in the hotel.
“We are very proud to be part of such an amazing charity and sport event for the second time already and to support a good cause. It is always something special to welcome famous players like Ronaldinho,” said Jörg Stricker, Hotel Manager.
The event will also welcome well-known Frankfurt players such as: Oka Nikolov, Jay Jay Okocha, Anthony Yeboha and Kevin Prince Boateng who will return to their soccer-home in Frankfurt am Main.
Jumeirah Frankfurt offers three exclusive packages to guests to give them the possibility to experience the Game of Champions in pure luxury. Guests can enjoy an overnight stay, business seats at the match, a meet and greet with the players, unsellable tickets for the exclusive Players Party and personalised jerseys.
Next to Jumeirah Frankfurt, also the Kameha Suite is in the focus of the charity match credited to “RTL – We support children”. On the evening of 17 November, the ‘Players Party’ with 350 celebrities from business, politics and sport, representatives of Frankfurt as well as all players will take place in the Kameha Suite Frankfurt, in between the gleaming banking towers of Frankfurt’s Skyline. In 2017, the Kameha Suite was awarded one of the three best “Extraordinary MICE Locations” in Germany.
Confirmed Players so far:
Adler All Stars: Oka Nikolov, Markus Pröll, Ionannis Amanatidis, Uwe Bein, Uwe Bindewald, Maurizio Gaudino, Marco Russ, Thomas Zampach, Jay Jay Okocha, Christoph Preuss, Kevin Prince Boateng, Ervin Skela, Alex Schur, Patrick Ochs, Benny Köhler, Sebastian Jung, Anthony Yeboah, Du-Ri Cha, Coach: Bum Kun Cha
Ronaldinho & Friends: Dida, Tinga, Alex de Sousa, Molinaro, Deco, Lukas Podolski, Roberto Carlos, Andrés Iniesta, Gilberto Silva, Rafael van der Vaart, Marc van Bommel, Rafinha, Mineiro, Torsten Frings, Kevin Kuranyi, Gaizka Mendieta
Further information can be found at www.game-of-champions.de or at https://www.jumeirah.com/game-of-champions
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About Jumeirah Frankfurt :
The luxury hotel Jumeirah Frankfurt is located in the heart of Frankfurt, in walking distance to the Opera house, the banking quarter and famous shopping streets. The hotel comprises of 218 guestrooms and suites located on 25 floors. Boasting some of the largest rooms in Frankfurt, managing to be modern yet timeless as well as presenting fantastic views of the city's skyline. Wooden floors, warm colouring in walnut and honey, complemented by contemporary German art by Hartwig Ebersbach add to the ambience. Jumeirah Frankfurt’s dining options consist of the modern signature restaurant Max on One Grillroom and the elegant “Ember Bar & Lounge’. The exclusive Jumeirah brand Talise Spa features two separate saunas, dedicated relaxation areas, five treatment rooms and an extensive range of tailor-made experiences in a luxurious atmosphere. With natural daylight, spacious layouts, high ceilings and innovative cuisine, Jumeirah Frankfurt offers versatility and exceptional service to ensure that every event is successful. The sophisticated meeting and event facilities on the third floor with 730 m2 provide the perfect setting to create shining and unforgettable experiences whilst providing ultimate privacy and security. www.Jumeirah.com/Frankfurt
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