everton-chang-sponsor-deal

Everton has announced an extension to its shirt sponsorship with Chang in a deal that could be worth in excess of £16 million – the most lucrative in the Club’s 136-year history. 
 
Everton Chief Executive Robert Elstone, striker Arouna Kone and Blues legend Graeme Sharp were all in Thailand on Thursday to put pen-to-paper on the new arrangement at Bangkok’s Plaza Athenee hotel. 
 
The deal, which gets underway at the start of next season, runs for three years until the end of the 2016/17 campaign and remains the longest-running shirt sponsorship in the Barclays Premier League. 
Visit the Football Design Blog or Football Fashion Blog for more News
Having signed initially in 2004, the Blues have now worn the iconic Chang brand for 10 seasons, renewing the partnership on four separate occasions – in 2005, 2008, 2010 and now in 2014.  
 
“Everton has enjoyed a special relationship with Chang extending now for 10 years,” said Elstone. “In that period, we have grown to understand one another, delivered great work, helped achieve objectives and developed a truly great partnership and, indeed a friendship, based on mutual trust, respect and affection. 
 
"We do not take our partnership and all that we have achieved lightly. Everton is very proud of our mutual success to date.
 
“Chang is a business that has always provided great support, not just financially, but also as a gateway to our fans in Thailand. Over 10 years we have delivered some exciting, award-winning projects and with the same levels of creativity and commitment, I’m sure the years ahead will be as exciting off the field as they look set to be on it.
 
“Everton is exceptionally proud to extend its partnership with a world-class organisation, an organisation where people matter; an organisation where, like us, only the best will do. I would like to thank Khun Thapana and all our friends at Chang for supporting our team.”
 
As well as the sponsorship of the famous Everton shirt, the partnership is also focused on Thai footballing talent and both parties will continue to invest resources in projects that are aimed at improving and developing the game in the South East Asian country. 
 
Mr. Thapana Sirivadhanabhakdi, President and CEO of Thai Beverage Public Company Limited, added: “Chang and Everton Football Club have joined forces once again after 10 years of solid friendship. 
 
“Chang’s sponsorship with Everton football team is our proudest accomplishment, as we are inspiring people, especially youngsters, regardless of status to become responsible people in society, with positive thinking and attitude – all gained through football. 
 
“We have also created an unprecedented phenomenon in the Thai football scene, where talented Thai football youngsters can earn a chance to be trained by world-renowned Everton Academy coaches. 
 
“Over the years, Chang has seen the steady progress of Everton and to celebrate this, we are holding the 'Chang-Everton: More Good Years' event, celebrating 10 years of great partnership to further boost Thai talent to the next level."

 

Comments (2)

  1. Crazyfrog

Cheers to that!

 
  1. william gale

im a southampton fan so dono<br /> :-|

 
There are no comments posted here yet

Leave your comments

Posting comment as a guest. Sign up or login to your account.
Attachments (0 / 3)
Share Your Location
Type the text presented in the image below

LATEST FOOTBALL KITS

Mansfield Town 2018-19 Surridge Away Kit

#MansfieldTown #Stags Mansfield Town 2018-19 Surridge Away Kit

This the Mansfield Town 18/19 away football kit by Surridge Sport. Manufactured by Surridge and sponsored by OCL Solicitors, the eye-catching new…
Hibernian 18/19 Macron Third Kit

Hibernian 18/19 Macron Third Kit

Hibernian revealed the club’s new third kit for the 18/19 season. The fluo yellow and graphite grey 3rd shirt is made from Evertex fabric is designed…
Red Bull Salzburg 2018-19 Nike Third Kit

Red Bull Salzburg 2018-19 Nike Third Kit

This is the new Red Bull Salzburg home kit by Nike for the 18/19 season. The new third kit will be used during the 2018/19 UEFA Europa League season.
Al Ahli 2018-19 Umbro Away Kit

Al Ahli 2018-19 Umbro Away Kit

This is the new 18/19 away kit for Al Ahli of Saudi Arabia, made by Umbro. The new away kit will be used during the 2018–19 Saudi Professional…
Al Ahli 2018-19 Umbro Home Kit

Al Ahli 2018-19 Umbro Home Kit

This is the new 18/19 home kit for Al Ahli of Saudi Arabia, made by Umbro. The new home kit will be used during the 2018–19 Saudi Professional…
Gremio 2018 Umbro Third Kit

Gremio 2018 Umbro Third Kit

Inspired by its historic sequence of achievements, Gremio launched the new Umbro third shirt of the 2018 season. The new third kit will be used…
Galatasaray 2018-19 Nike Third Kit

Galatasaray 2018-19 Nike Third Kit

This is the new Galatasaray 18/19 third football shirt by Nike. The new third kit will be worn during the 2018–19 Süper Lig, which is the 61st season…
River Plate 2018-19 Adidas Away Kit

River Plate 2018-19 Adidas Away Kit

River Plate and Adidas Argentina revealed the club's new 18/19 away football shirt. This season, violet returns to the Millionario’s jersey. This…
Real Betis 2018-19 Kappa Third Kit

Real Betis 2018-19 Kappa Third Kit

Real Betis revealed the new Kappa third shirt for the 18/19 season. The new shirt, which is predominantly a light shade of green, features Seville's…
Wellington Phoenix 2018-19 Adidas Home Kit

Wellington Phoenix 2018-19 Adidas Home Kit

Wellington Phoenix has unveiled their brand new home kit for the Hyundai A-League 18/19 Season. The new Adidas strip has a few stylistic updates,…
Crystal Palace 2018-19 Puma Third Kit

Crystal Palace 2018-19 Puma Third Kit

Crystal Palace revealed their new all yellow 18/19 third strip by Puma. Kept under wraps until the very last moment before the teams emerged for…
Paris Saint-Germain 2018-19 Jordan Fourth Kit

Paris Saint-Germain 2018-19 Jordan Fourth Kit

Two iconic brands in sport have collided. Jordan and Paris Saint-Germain have teamed up in a world-first collaboration between football and…
Paris Saint-Germain 2018-19 Jordan Third Kit

Paris Saint-Germain 2018-19 Jordan Third Kit

Two iconic brands in sport have collided. Jordan and Paris Saint-Germain have teamed up in a world-first collaboration between football and…
Belarus 2018-19 Macron Home Kit

Belarus 2018-19 Macron Home Kit

Macron and the Football Federation of Belarus presented the new Belarus 18/19 home jersey. The home kit was created within the broader Macron-UEFA…
Belarus 2018-19 Macron Away Kit

Belarus 2018-19 Macron Away Kit

Macron and the Football Federation of Belarus presented the new Belarus 18/19 away jersey. The away kit was created within the broader Macron-UEFA…
Barcelona 2018-19 Nike Third Kit

Barcelona 2018-19 Nike Third Kit

Barcelona revealed the club's new 18/19 third football shirt by Nike. Just as the Avinguda Diagonal cuts an angular swathe through Barcelona’s city…
Piacenza 2018-19 Macron Third Kit

Piacenza 2018-19 Macron Third Kit

Piacenza Calcio 1919 and Macron have unveiled the new third kit that the "wolves" will wear during the 18/19 season in preparation for their 100th…
Piacenza 2018-19 Macron Away Kit

Piacenza 2018-19 Macron Away Kit

Piacenza Calcio 1919 and Macron have unveiled the new away kit that the "wolves" will wear during the 18/19 season in preparation for their 100th…
Piacenza 2018-19 Macron Home Kit

Piacenza 2018-19 Macron Home Kit

Piacenza Calcio 1919 and Macron have unveiled the new home kit that the "wolves" will wear during the 18/19 season in preparation for their 100th…
1860 München 2017 Macron Oktoberfest Kit

1860 München 2018 Macron Oktoberfest Kit

Soon it will be time again and the 185th Oktoberfest opens its doors in Munich. This is the new 1860 München Oktoberfest kit by Macron for the 18/19…