Sunshine Stars FC Secures iBet Sponsorship Deal, ODSFA Partners Primus Table Water
The aggressive drive of the Otunba Tajudeen Akinyemi led Ondo State Football Football Agency (ODSFA), towards commercialisation is beginning to payoff as Sunshine Stars FC secures a partnership deal with betting firm, iBet.
ODSFA and ibet management reached agreement in time to have the betting firm name appear on Sunshine Stars’ Owu manufactured kits for the 2017/18 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season.
Both Akinyemi and ibet Chief Operating Officer, Simon Watson described the win-win deal as a pleasant development and stressed the important of the partnership to both parties.
Akinyemi stated: “It is a sponsorship deal that will provide support for in terms of resources. The idea from day one is to generate revenue through sponsorship deals like the one with ibet and we still hope for more.
Watson noted: “The partnership with Sunshine Stars is strategic to our operations in Nigeria. The Club is ideal for us given their massive followership and we are going to invest our resources into the growth of the team”
Similarly ODSFA and the management of Primus Table Water have signed a water supply partnership deal for all the team under the Agency.
The deal also give Primus the exclusive right to sell water products on Sunshine Stars, Sunshine Queens and Rising Stars match days at home.