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Head coach Jaap Stam to join Friday's Braxton Brewing Co. Virtual Happy Hour on Friday

May 28, 2020 - Major League Soccer (MLS) - FC Cincinnati News Release

CINCINNATI - FC Cincinnati will Lift One to Life during a very special edition of the Braxton Brewing Co. Virtual Happy Hour tomorrow - Friday, May 29 - at 5 p.m.

Making his first appearance with the FC Cincinnati fans, new head coach Jaap Stam will join Voice of FCC Tom Gelehrter and's Alex Stec as this week's featured guest.

While he awaits his arrival in the U.S., this will be fans' first opportunity to interact directly with the Orange and Blue's new head coach.

Fans interested in participating and being part of the Happy Hour can join the event via Zoom. Space is limited to the first 500 fans to join, and registration will be required. Fans are encouraged to submit questions through the chat function for a chance to be answered by the panelists.

Fans who prefer to just watch the Happy Hour can also stream it live on Facebook and Twitter.

Stam was formally introduced as FC Cincinnati's head coach on Thursday, May 21. The Dutchman joined FC Cincinnati following managerial stints in England at Reading (2016-18), as well as in his native Holland at PEC Zwolle (2018-19) and Feyenoord (2019). Stam had a prolific 15-year playing career which saw him star at some of the highest-profile clubs in the world in the Netherlands, England and Italy - including PSV Eindhoven, Manchester United, Lazio, A.C. Milan and Ajax.

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