Nike – F.C. Inter Milan Visit To NikeTown NYC | Event Recap

By - July 28th, 2010

Nike   F.C. Inter Milan Visit To NikeTown NYC | Event Recap

Understand the bedlam that will ensue, the staff at http://niketown.nike.com/niketown/info/event_locator.jsp#niketownny” target=”_blank”>NikeTown New York City shrouded their presences in cryptic Facebook updates. Still the effort was futile as hundreds of fans poured into the flagship store this afternoon to witness a rare glimpse of Il Serpente, the http://inter.it/” target=”_blank”>Football Club Internazionale Milano, or better known as http://inter.it/” target=”_blank”>Inter Milan.

Situated beneath mammoth central atrium and on a series of artificial pitch, the presentation was led by Team Captain Javier Zanetti, and Vice Captain Ivan Cordoba on behalf of the 30+ squad. Nestled between the two was one of the most controversial figure to ever play the game, Defender Marco Materazzi, the receiver of Zinedine Zidane’s infamous headbutt during the http://fifa.com/worldcup/archive/germany2006/index.html” target=”_blank”>2006 FIFA World Cup Final. The subsequent ejection of Zidane from the game attributed to Italy’s win over France, 5 to 3, and the nation’s 4th World Cup title.

After a brief introduction on Inter Milan’s new official kit and Q&A session between audience members, the players took a brief tour of the store along with photo ops among the fans, who crammed all 5 floors of the store. The newly crowned http://uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/index.html” target=”_blank”>2010 UEFA Champions will continue its month-long tour in the U.S., facing off http://mcfc.co.uk” target=”_blank”>Manchester City on July 31st and http://fcdallas.com” target=”_blank”>F.C. Dallas on August 5th before heading back for preparation on next http://uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/index.html” target=”_blank”>UEFA season.

Nike   F.C. Inter Milan Visit To NikeTown NYC | Event Recap

Nike   F.C. Inter Milan Visit To NikeTown NYC | Event Recap

Nike   F.C. Inter Milan Visit To NikeTown NYC | Event Recap

Nike   F.C. Inter Milan Visit To NikeTown NYC | Event Recap

Nike   F.C. Inter Milan Visit To NikeTown NYC | Event Recap

Nike   F.C. Inter Milan Visit To NikeTown NYC | Event Recap

Nike   F.C. Inter Milan Visit To NikeTown NYC | Event Recap

Nike   F.C. Inter Milan Visit To NikeTown NYC | Event Recap

Nike   F.C. Inter Milan Visit To NikeTown NYC | Event Recap

Nike   F.C. Inter Milan Visit To NikeTown NYC | Event Recap

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