German Bundesliga football club FSV Mainz 05 has signed a three-year extension to its long-term partnership with state sports betting provider Lotto Rheinland-Pfalz.

Car manufacturer Opel has extended its partnership with German Bundesliga football club Bayer 04 Leverkusen through 2016.

German Bundesliga football team Eintracht Frankfurt has announced US sportswear firm Nike as its kit manufacturer from the 2014-15 season.

German football team VfL Wolfsburg has agreed a kit manufacturing deal with Italian sportswear brand Kappa, effective from the 2014-15 Bundesliga season.

German Bundesliga and Uefa Champions League champion Bayern Munich has announced a two-year sponsorship agreement with consumer products manufacturer Henkel.

South Korean tire manufacturer Nexen Tire has agreed a deal to become an official sponsor of German Bundesliga top division football team VFL Wolfsburg for the remainder of the 2013-14 season.

German football’s Bundesliga will earn around €35.55m ($47.6m) from its central sponsorship partners in the 2013-14 season, a 28.3-per-cent increase on the 2012-13 season.

SPONSORSHIP REVENUE from the central partners of German football’s Bundesliga has grown by over 150 per cent in the last four years, and will increase further in 2013-14 when new deals with logistics c…