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Chelsea Arrives on Malaysia Airlines

KLIA, 18 July 2011 : The world renowned English Premier League (EPL) Soccer team, Chelsea arrived at 1235hours in KL International Airport (KLIA) today from London Gatwick on a special Malaysia Airlines’ charter flight.

Malaysia Airlines is the official air charter carrier for the Chelsea Football Club’s Asia Tour 2011, flying the English contingent to Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Hong Kong and back to London.

Chelsea Football club’s technical team and its players will also conduct a soccer clinic designed especially for Malaysia Airlines’ sponsored PINTAR children on 20 July 2011.

Chelsea will take on the national team, Tigers of Malaya, at Bukit Jalil Stadium, Kuala Lumpur on 21 July 2011 at 8.45pm.

Malaysia Airlines is proud to be associated with this golden opportunity for the football fans who will get to see the EPL team in action and also the PINTAR students engagement.


Chelsea’s Frank Lampard and other team members arrived on Malaysia Airlines at 1235pm today.

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