Association football

NEXEN TIRE and official partner Eintracht Frankfurt start new Bundesliga 2020/21 season

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 8:00am

SEOUL, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NEXEN TIRE, a leading global tire manufacturer, is proud to continue its successful partnership with Eintracht Frankfurt for the new season of the Bundesliga.

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  • SEOUL, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NEXEN TIRE, a leading global tire manufacturer, is proud to continue its successful partnership with Eintracht Frankfurt for the new season of the Bundesliga.
  • NEXEN TIRE has been an official partner of the successful German Bundesliga club Eintracht Frankfurt since 2011.
  • They were: the Arche Frankfurt childrens organization, the German Red Cross Frankfurt, the Diakonie Hessen charity, the Frankfurter Tafel food bank, and University Hospital Frankfurt.
  • As the official sponsor of Eintracht Frankfurt, NEXEN TIRE will resume existing sponsoring rights including TV-Premium, LED screen advertisements, and an advertisement page in every Club magazine.

easyMarkets Signs a Three Year Sponsorship Deal with Real Madrid

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 2:00pm

This has the potential to add incredible value to the easyMarkets branding efforts and bring an unprecedented level of recognition to the well-established financial service provider.

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  • This has the potential to add incredible value to the easyMarkets branding efforts and bring an unprecedented level of recognition to the well-established financial service provider.
  • Mr. Ohad Golan, Chief Marketing Officer, commented on the sponsorship, "easyMarkets was looking to partner with a team that has instant recognizability, a rich history and a loyal, dedicated fan base.
  • "We sought to sign with an organization that has global appeal, with millions of eyes on it each match and Real Madrid was the obvious choice.
  • Emilio Butragueo, Institutional Relations Director at Real Madrid, commented, "Both, Real Madrid and easyMarkets, are leaders in their sector and share common values.

easyMarkets Signs a Three Year Sponsorship Deal with Real Madrid

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 2:00pm

This has the potential to add incredible value to the easyMarkets branding efforts and bring an unprecedented level of recognition to the well-established financial service provider.

Key Points: 
  • This has the potential to add incredible value to the easyMarkets branding efforts and bring an unprecedented level of recognition to the well-established financial service provider.
  • Mr. Ohad Golan, Chief Marketing Officer, commented on the sponsorship, "easyMarkets was looking to partner with a team that has instant recognizability, a rich history and a loyal, dedicated fan base.
  • "We sought to sign with an organization that has global appeal, with millions of eyes on it each match and Real Madrid was the obvious choice.
  • Emilio Butragueo, Institutional Relations Director at Real Madrid, commented, "Both, Real Madrid and easyMarkets, are leaders in their sector and share common values.

Nexen Tire and Manchester City Announce Momentous Third Term Partnership

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 8:00am

Proud supporter of Manchester City since 2015, with third term partnership renewal expected to enhance brand awareness

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  • Proud supporter of Manchester City since 2015, with third term partnership renewal expected to enhance brand awareness
    First ever official sleeve partner since the 2017-2018 Premier League, to retain playing shirt sleeve branding across all available City teams and competitions
    SEOUL, Sept. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nexen Tire, a leading global tire manufacturer, is proud to announce the renewal of its partnership with Manchester City Football Club now in its third term.
  • By teaming up with Manchester City, Nexen Tire has also strived to make a meaningful impact on young peoples lives through youth football initiatives such as the City Football Foundation and the Nexen Man City Cup.
  • Nexen Tire has grown with us to be part of the fabric of Manchester City and we look forward to entering the third term of our successful partnership.
  • This latest multi-year extension will see Nexen Tire utilize its partnership platform with Manchester City to strengthen brand awareness as well as showcase performance-driven digital marketing worldwide.

DGAP-News: Partial return of stadium spectators to the Bundesliga start

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 7:02pm

DGAP-News: Borussia Dortmund GmbH & Co. KGaA / Key word(s): Miscellaneous

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  • DGAP-News: Borussia Dortmund GmbH & Co. KGaA / Key word(s): Miscellaneous
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • Several thousand fans can be there live again at the start of the season for Borussia Dortmund's home match against Borussia Mnchengladbach in SIGNAL IDUNA PARK and also in the next following home matches.
  • After a first six-week test phase, a reassessment is to take place at the end of October 2020.
  • The permissible number of spectators will shortly be determined individually for the Dortmund stadium in coordination with the competent authorities, whereby the maximum permissible maximum capacity during the six-week test phase may not exceed 20 percent of the stadium capacity.

iQIYI Sports Announces Partnership with FC Barcelona to Launch FC Barcelona Official Channel on Platform

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 10:39am

iQIYI Sports and FC Barcelona will continue to develop an in-depth cooperation and continuously expand the offering for Chinese Bara fans to bring them closer to Club.

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  • iQIYI Sports and FC Barcelona will continue to develop an in-depth cooperation and continuously expand the offering for Chinese Bara fans to bring them closer to Club.
  • This collaboration represents a step forward in our digital strategy as we become the first LaLiga club to launch a channel on the platform.
  • Going forward, iQIYI Sports and FC Barcelona will deepen their partnership by expanding joint offerings in the interest of Bara fans in China.
  • Fans can access the FC Barcelona Official Channel via the following link: http://www.iqiyi.com/kszt/fcbarcelona.html
    iQIYI, Inc. is an innovative market-leading online entertainment service in China.

Intermedia plays key role in new matchday experience for San Jose Earthquakes

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 6:00pm

SAN JOSE, Calif. andSUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to COVID-19 regulations, the San Jose Earthquakes of Major League Soccer have had to revamp their matchday experience and enlisted the help of Intermedia's best-in-class technology to keep fans engaged all season long.

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  • SAN JOSE, Calif. andSUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to COVID-19 regulations, the San Jose Earthquakes of Major League Soccer have had to revamp their matchday experience and enlisted the help of Intermedia's best-in-class technology to keep fans engaged all season long.
  • The club has in turn created a unique matchday experience for the team's most die-hard fans.
  • "Playing at Earthquakes Stadium without fans in the stands will be a unique challenge for our club," said Earthquakes Chief Operating Officer Jared Shawlee.
  • The San Jose Earthquakes have hosted dozens of Digital Devotion Days for hundreds of season ticket holders on the AnyMeeting video conferencing platform.

DGAP-News: PUMA SE: 'THE KING IS BACK': PUMA signs long-term Partnership with Football Star Neymar Jr.

Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 10:00am

PUMA SE: 'THE KING IS BACK': PUMA signs long-term Partnership with Football Star Neymar Jr.

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  • PUMA SE: 'THE KING IS BACK': PUMA signs long-term Partnership with Football Star Neymar Jr.
  • "THE KING IS BACK": PUMA signs long-term Partnership with Football Star Neymar Jr.
    Herzogenaurach, Germany, September 10, 2020 - Global sports company PUMA has signed a long-term partnership with Brazilian football player Neymar Jr., represented by NR Sports, one of the most successful athletes of his generation, who will wear PUMA's legendary PUMA KING football boot.
  • "Neymar Jr. joining our PUMA Family is fantastic", said Bjrn Gulden, CEO of PUMA.
  • "I grew up watching videos of great football legends such as Pel, Cruyff, Matthus, Eusbio and Maradona" Neymar Jr. said.

Samtrade FX Signs Sponsorship Deal with EPL Team Wolverhampton Wanderers FC

Friday, September 11, 2020 - 2:00am

LONDON, Sept 11, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - Global trading platform Samtrade FX has inked a sponsorship deal with English Premier League team Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club ("Wolverhampton Wanderers FC"), also known as the Wolves.

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  • LONDON, Sept 11, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - Global trading platform Samtrade FX has inked a sponsorship deal with English Premier League team Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club ("Wolverhampton Wanderers FC"), also known as the Wolves.
  • Samtrade FX's latest agreement with the Wolves comes on the heels of the online trading brokerage's two-season sponsorship deal with English Football League team Cardiff City FC, inked in late August 2020.
  • Samtrade FX's sponsorship deal with the Wolves is a digital asset partnership.
  • Samtrade FX founder and Chief Executive Officer, Sam Goh, commented on the partnership, "Following our recent sponsorship of the EFL's Bluebirds, we are excited to be sponsoring a prominent EPL team - the Wolves.

Lionel Messi Becomes OrCam Technologies Ambassador to Advocate for Technology-Enabled Accessibility for Blind and Visually Impaired Community

Friday, September 11, 2020 - 12:30am

BARCELONA, Spain, Sept. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- OrCam Technologies , a leader in personal, AI-driven innovations, today announced that Lionel Messi, the global soccer legend, will be OrCam Technologies' new Ambassador, leading the charge to improve accessibility through OrCam's breakthrough AI technologies for people who are blind or visually impaired.

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  • BARCELONA, Spain, Sept. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- OrCam Technologies , a leader in personal, AI-driven innovations, today announced that Lionel Messi, the global soccer legend, will be OrCam Technologies' new Ambassador, leading the charge to improve accessibility through OrCam's breakthrough AI technologies for people who are blind or visually impaired.
  • The Israel-based company is launching the partnership collaboration with the soccer legend to increase awareness of the challenges faced by the blind and visually impaired community globally.
  • Every year, Messi will gift the OrCam MyEye to people with inspiring stories who are blind or visually impaired, some of whom he will personally meet in Barcelona.
  • These individuals will each become members of the "OrCam Dream Team," led by Messi.