NEWS | 11/09/2017“Thanks to this agreement, we will be even closer to our fans in China”, said Butragueño.
Butragueño said the agreement: "Our vocation is always to share the experience of belonging to this club. Today we are happy because we present an agreement that will allow us to be closer still to a great country like China, a place which we have had a great emotional bond with for a long time.
"We are grateful to the Lai Sun group because this agreement will make it possible for Real Madrid to be even closer to our fans in China, a country that we all have in our hearts".
"With this alliance we will be present in a large leisure and entertainment centre in China. Real Madrid will be the benchmark in the world of football thanks to this exciting project known as Novotown, where you can live the greatest interactive experiences in football thanks to the latest technologies. Visitors will be able to enjoy a Real Madrid museum with the history and legend of this club, with a merchandising shop and a restaurant area".
At the end of the event an exchange of gifts took place. Butragueño presented four Real Madrid shirts and a miniature replica of the stadium whilst Peter Lam returned the gesture giving two rooster statues.