SuisseGas backs Manchester City’s Etihad Campus expansion

English Premier League champion Manchester City has signed a three-year commercial partnership with energy company SuisseGas.

Under the agreement, SuisseGas takes on the naming rights to the new 190m community bridge linking City’s Etihad Stadium to its new City Football Academy training complex and surrounding Etihad Campus.

The SuisseGas Bridge will be formally unveiled by the club and Manchester City council on November 26 before opening to the public the following day.

Additionally, SuisseGas takes on the designation of Manchester City’s official gas and electricity partner in the UK, Italy and Switzerland

City chief executive Ferran Soriano said: “We are delighted to welcome SuisseGas as the first commercial partner to support the expansion of the Etihad Campus into our new City Football Academy. SuisseGas is a young company, committed to developing a direct relationship with its consumers in new markets, and this relationship will help raise awareness of their work.”