16 March 2011 - 12:41pm | posted by | 1 comment

Manchester City Council to approve Manchester City FC to sell stadium naming rights

Manchester City Council to approve Manchester City FC to sell stadium naming rightsManchester City Council to approve Manchester City FC to sell stadium

Manchester City Football Club is to sell the naming rights to the City of Manchester stadium.

According to FC Business, Manchester City Council has granted the club permission to sell the naming rights, which could see it land a multi-million pound sponsorship deal with a blue chip brand.

The club has already entered into partnership with the Council to regenerate the Eastlands areas which could include a new training complex and new sports facilities being built.

At the time of writing neither the club or Manchester City Council had not confirmed that permission to go ahead with a deal had been granted.

Airline company Etihad, which is the current shirt sponsors for the club, is thought to be one of the potential naming right sponsors.

Comments

16 Mar 2011 - 14:53
patrick_kavanagh's picture

This is needed throughout football in Britain, especially with the new competition laws to be instituted in 2013.

0
0

Please sign in or register to comment on this article.

Latest Projects from the Profile Hub

How do you take a cartoon icon and turn her into a beautiful online shopping experience?

03/06/2015
Betty Boop is one of the world’s most loved characters,...

The Drum DREAM Awards

02/06/2015
Not only do brands need big ideas, they need big ideas that...

The Future Factory: Winning New Business Via Email

02/06/2015
The Future Factory, new business generating agency based in...

Solid-as-a-rock strategy for County Stone Granite

01/06/2015
County Stone Granite is an established family business with...