Paul Pogba fom the Manchester United first team (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

Marriott International and Manchester United yesterday announced a multi-year marketing partnership, giving the 120 million members of the Marriott Bonvoy travel programme exclusive opportunities for once-in-a-lifetime Manchester United football experiences.

The new partnership launched with a film that features familiar faces from the Manchester United first team and team management.

Manchester United, Group Managing Director, Richard Arnold commented. “Marriott International is the leader in its field and we’re excited to be partnering with them as Marriott launches its new travel programme, Marriott Bonvoy. Together we look forward to creating some unforgettable moments for Marriott Bonvoy members, inspired by the thrill and excitement that only Manchester United can create for fans around the world.” 

With the Marriott Bonvoy travel programme, members have access to its portfolio of global brands and properties in 130 countries and territories, as well as unmatched member benefits and exclusive Marriott Bonvoy Moments’ experiences.

Marriott International,Global Marketing Officer, Karin Timpone, commented: “We are thrilled to offer compelling benefits to Marriott Bonvoy members, now expanded to include unique Manchester United experiences. This marketing partnership enables our members to access special VIP game experiences by using the points they’ve accumulated during hotel stays for unprecedented, exclusive experiences.”