CHICAGO, June 23, 2016 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — The Original Light Beer is offering New York soccer leagues the opportunity to hang out with Carlos “El Pibe” Valderrama by introducing Tercer Tiempo con Miller Lite, the moment when diehard fans bond over their love for soccer over great tasting beer. On June 25 the legendary Colombian midfielder will take questions from fans, sign autographs and compete in a friendly penalty kick match. Tercer Tiempo con Miller Lite kicks off at 6 p.m. at the Metropolitan Oval. The event is open to fans 21 and older.
“The camaraderie amongst diehard soccer fans is strong and worth celebrating with an authentic and memorable experience that only Miller Lite can bring,” said Valderrama. “I’m looking forward to putting my uniform back on, playing with local teams and bonding with fans and enjoy a great tasting beer after the game.”
Attendees will also have access to the Miller Lite Tercer Tiempo Cube, Miller Lite’s soccer hub on wheels fully equipped with essentials to enhance fans’ passion for the sport. Within the cube, attendees will have a chance to play their favorite soccer videogame and challenge each other to a match of soccer tennis.
Where: Metropolitan Oval, 60th St & 59th Ave, Maspeth, NY 11378
When: June 25, 2016
- 6:15 p.m. – Q&A with Valderrama
- 7 p.m. – Penalty Kicks Exhibition
- 8 p.m. – Meet-and-Greet with Valderrama
The event is only open to those 21+. For more information on Miller Lite, follow @MillerLite on Twitter and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/millerlite.
About Miller Brewing Company
Miller Brewing Company was founded in 1855 by Frederick J. Miller when he purchased the Plank Road Brewery in Milwaukee, a city he chose as the best place for a brewery given its access to great water. Miller Lite, the original great-tasting light pilsner beer, (MillerLite.com, Facebook.com/MillerLite, @MillerLite on Twitter, YouTube.com/MillerLite) was introduced nationally in 1975 and is among the top-five selling beers in the United States. The brewery’s oldest enduring beer is Miller High Life (MillerHighLife.com, Facebook.com/MillerHighLife, @MillerHighLife on Twitter). Known as the Champagne of Beers, it was introduced in 1903 and still is brewed with the same yeast strain that Miller carried in his pocket from Germany. Miller Genuine Draft (MGD.com, Facebook.com/MillerGenuineDraft, @Miller_Global on Twitter), introduced in 1986, is the original cold-filtered, packaged draft beer. Miller Brewing Company operates in the United States and Puerto Rico as part of MillerCoors, a joint venture of SABMiller plc and Molson Coors Brewing Company. Learn more at MillerCoors.com, at Facebook.com/MillerCoors or on Twitter through @MillerCoors.