Manchester United to return for 2011 AT&T MLS All Star Game

Major League Soccer today announced that Barclay’s English Premier League leader Manchester United will return as the AT&T MLS All-Star Game opponent. The All-Star game will be played on Wednesday, July 27 at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, NJ and broadcast live on ESPN2, Galavision and TSN (in Canada) starting at 8:30 p.m. ET.

The AT&T MLS All-Star Game is part of Manchester United’s 2011 North American tour, which will be announced tomorrow Tuesday, at a media event at Red Bull Arena. Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson will be present to announce additional details of the tour.

All Red Bulls Full Season Members will have the first chance to purchase seats, followed by 10-Game Plan Holders, 5-Game Plan Holders and Red Bulls Membership Card holders. Full Season Members will also receive a discount on tickets purchased equal to the number of Full Season Memberships on their account. In total, Full Season Members can purchase up to double the amount of seats on their account during this exclusive presale. After the Full Season Member presale, all Red Bulls 10-Game Plan Holders, followed by 5-Game Plan Holders, will have an opportunity to purchase tickets to the AT&T MLS All-Star Game up to equal the amount of plans on their account. These tickets will be full price with fees and will be based on availability. Red Bulls Members will also have an opportunity to purchase a limited number of tickets to the AT&T MLS All-Star Game, based on availability, after the Plan Holders presale is complete.

Any remaining tickets following the presale will be made available through a General Public sale beginning on Thursday, June 2 @ 2:00 PM. To participate in the presale please contact the New York Red Bulls to purchase a Full Season Membership, partial ticket plan or Basic Membership. For more information visit www.newyorkredbulls.com/tickets/allstarinfo or call 877.RBSOCCER.