AFC Wimbledon Sign Short Sponsorship Deal with Nerdfighters

By iSportconnect | July 9, 2014

AFC Wimbledon have signed a back of shorts sponsorship agreement with John Green and the Nerdfighting Community for the 2014-15 League Two season.

Green is the driving force behind Nerdfighters which is one of the largest groups on the microfinance site kiva.org.

They have lent more than £2m to mostly female entrepreneurs in the developing world.

I am delighted to take the Nerdfighting Community’s sponsorship of AFC Wimbledon to the next level, advice ” said Green. “I’m very grateful to AFC Wimbledon for giving us the opportunity to increase our support and I can’t wait to see the players kick-off the new season in the fantastic new kit.”

The logo on the kit features the popular Nerdfighter catchphrase DFTBA, symptoms meaning Don’t Forget to Be Awesome.

Ivor Heller, Commercial Director at AFC Wimbledon continued: “I would like to thank John and all of the Nerdfighters for their continued support,” Ivor said. “We are extremely excited for the new season and we are looking to further develop the relationship between John, the Nerdfighting community and AFC Wimbledon.”