|FUN88 Announced as new Newcastle United FC Shirt Sponsor|
|Football / Soccer|
Tuesday, 16 May 2017 09:28
FUN88 announced a three-year partnership with Newcastle United as the Magpies’ official shirt partner in the Club’s first season back in the Premier League following their Championship title win.
FUN88’s logo will be featured on the club’s famous black and white striped shirt in what will be a historic year, as Newcastle United celebrate their 125th Anniversary.
The brand will be given access to advertising within St. James’ Park stadium at the Club’s home matches and across online and social media channels in the UK and internationally.
FUN88 is an Asian online gaming company that offers sports betting and live casinos, which are both available in multiple languages.
Lee Charnley, Managing Director at Newcastle United, said: "It was important for us to find the right partner and in FUN88, we have a shirt sponsor that understands the club and brings significant benefits commercially. The relationship will enable the club and FUN88 to enhance our respective global profiles together as we celebrate a landmark season and embark on the exciting Premier League campaign ahead.”
Nathan Walker, Director at FUN88 commented: “It’s a hugely exciting time to partner with one of the most famous clubs in English football, Newcastle United. We are looking forward to engaging with the Club’s huge fanbase – both in the city of Newcastle and worldwide."