Doha, 30 May 2011 - QNB and MasterCard teamed up to host a private screening room broadcasting live coverage of the UEFA Champions League Final held at Wembley Stadium in London yesterday.
The 2010/11 Champions League Final, was contested by English Premier League champions Manchester United and Spanish La Liga winners FC Barcelona, with Barcelona eventually winning 3 - 1.
The Bank also held a raffle draw for a number of prizes which included a grand prize for two round tickets, one to London and another to Barcelona on Qatar Airways. Additionally, 10 Samsung netbooks and 10 vouchers for brunch in one of the restaurants at the Marriott Hotel were given away to 20 lucky winners.
The winners of the Grand prize were Sheikh Tamim Bin Mohammed Al Thani who got the ticket to London while Mr. Faisal Al-Mansur won the ticket to Barcelona.
It was one of the most anticipated sporting events in the world and was screened live for around 200 invited QNB customers and VIP guests on Saturday 28 May 2011 at La Cigale Hotel in Doha.
This private viewing of the match is part of QNB’s commitment, alongside MasterCard, to deliver priceless experiences to its customers in Qatar by helping them experience the intangible value of their association with leading brands such as QNB and MasterCard.