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The partnership is understood to be a three-season deal, from 2019-20 to 2021-22, and builds on AXA’s existing Global Partner agreement with Liverpool.

The deal is the largest ever sponsorship investment in UK women’s sport and comes less than a year after the league went fully professional in September 2018.

Under the five-year global deal, Oppo will become the first Official Smartphone Partner of The Championships, Wimbledon, as the event is officially known.

UK cashless payments brand tappit is paying between £1m (€1.1m/$1.3m) and £1.5m per season to partner with Premier League club Manchester City, according to industry sources.

Russian betting brand 1XBet is paying roughly the same for African betting partner rights at Tottenham Hotspur as the club’s two other Regional Betting Partners combined.

Premier League club Liverpool has extended its record-breaking partnership with Danish beer brand Carlsberg

Manchester United is still the leading sponsorship platform in English football, according to a new report from sponsorship analytics firm DataPOWA

Premier League clubs are missing out on millions of pounds in untapped revenue from stadium naming rights, a new report has found

English Championship football club Aston Villa has agreed a three-season deal that names Italian sportswear brand Kappa as its principal partner and kit supplier

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SportBusiness Sponsorship has conducted research into the top five leagues in European football, covering over two thousand deals. Our findings are presented in a series of interactive data reports

The Premier League’s biggest central deal is with EA Sports, worth about £30m per season. T

Premier League club Liverpool is turning success on the pitch into steady sponsorship sales growth, as new partners continue to invest in the club’s second-tier assets.

Sporting goods brand Nike, video game maker EA Sports and global bank Barclays have renewed their respective Premier League partnerships beyond the 2016-17 to 2018-19 cycle, while incumbent beer brand…

Italian coffee brand Lavazza has made its first entry into Premier League sponsorship, after striking new deals with two of the league’s biggest clubs.

Puma’s deal to become Manchester City’s main kit supplier – taking over from Nike – at the start of next season is worth roughly five times the current deal, SportBusiness Sponsorship understands. The

Japanese tyre brand Falken Tire has tripled its investment in European football clubs since the 2015-16 season in an ongoing brand awareness campaign that now comprises between 20 and 30 per cent of its…

The English Premier League has completed its central portfolio of seven Official Partners with the signature of Coca-Cola as the Official Soft Drink Partner in a three-and-a-half-year partnership, starting…

Premium beer brand Budweiser has overcome fierce competition in the Football Association’s beer category to become the sole beer partner, taking all three key assets in the portfolio.

Major differences in the value of shirt sleeve rights among the English Premier League’s top six clubs have been driven, in part, by variations in the status accorded to Shirt Sleeve Partners in the s…

PROJECT DETAILS Sponsorship title: Jaguar XF Sportbrake Reveal: Official Car Partner of AELTC, The Championships, Wimbledon Duration of sponsorship: July 2015 – July 2017 E

PROJECT DETAILS Sponsorship title: Stella Artois, Official Beer of The Championships, Wimbledon Duration of Sponsorship: 2014 to 2018 Entered by: Octagon Worldwide Limited

PROJECT DETAILS Sponsorship title: Dacia #FlairPlay Awards Duration of sponsorship: June-July 2017 Entered by: Dacia Sponsor’s industry sector: Automotive Rig

Blackwell Global and Everton Sponsorship title: Blackwell Global #BluesChallenge Duration of sponsorship: 2017-2022 Entered by: Blackwell Global Sponsor’s industry sector: Financial Services

Asia-facing banking group Standard Chartered has agreed to a 42.8-per-cent price increase in its renewed deal for the main shirt rights to English Premier League club Liverpool.