Newly crowned spanish king’s cup champions atlético madrid visits marina bay sands
Newly-crowned Spanish King’s Cup champions AtléticoMadrid visits Marina Bay SandsFootball stars visit the Sands SkyParkduring visit to SingaporeSingapore (June 4, 2013) –Marina Bay Sands welcomed Spanish football clubAtlético Madrid for a visit of the Sands SkyPark on 22 May. The players made a tripto the integrated resort as part of their whirlwind tour around the city.The Atletico Madrid team on the Public Observation Deck Credit all images to: Marina Bay Sands
Players arriving on the Sands SkyParkFresh off their Spanish Kings Cup victory, the team comprising top-notch players inthe revered world of football such as defender Juanfran Torres, captain GabiFernandez, Arda Tura, Tiago Mendes and star striker RadamelFalcao visited theMarina Bay SandsSkyPark where they were treated to breathtaking views of theSingapore skyline.The players purchasing souvenirs from the SkyPark Gift Shop.
Atlético have won La Liga on nine occasions and the Copa del Rey on ten, includinga double in 1996. In Europe, the club has also won the Europa League in 2010 andin 2012, and won the UEFA Super Cup in 2010 and 2012. Their latest victory was on17 May when they beat their city rivals Real Madrid 2-1 in Estadio SantiagoBernabeu to take home the Copa del Rey trophy.The team was in Singapore in support of the Singapore Olympic Foundation - PeterLim Scholarship. Events included a mass game with 128 primary school students on21st May, and the Singapore Olympic Foundation Peter Lim Charity Cup matchbetween them and the Singapore Selection team on 22nd May.Marina Bay Sands is fast becoming a hotspot for international superstars and world-famous athletes, having previously hosted PSY, Jennifer Lopez, Lady Gaga, JustinBieber, Tiger Woods, Zhang Ziyi, Katy Perry, Rain, Shah Rukh Khan, boxingphenomenon Manny Pacquiao, ATP players JankoTipsarevic and Kei Nishikori,football legends Pele and Eric Cantona, Liverpool FC players and NBA player KobeBryant.About Marina Bay Sands Pte LtdMarina Bay Sands is the leading business, leisure and entertainment destination in Asia. Itfeatures large and flexible convention and exhibition facilities, 2,560 hotel rooms and suites,the rooftop Sands SkyPark, the best shopping mall in Asia, world-class celebrity chefrestaurants and an outdoor event plaza. Its two theaters showcase a range of leadingentertainment performances including world-renowned Broadway shows. Completing theline-up of attractions is ArtScience Museum at Marina Bay Sands which plays host topermanent and marquee exhibitions.