Bristol City announce JD as sleeve sponsor for Carabao Cup quarter-final
By Community | December 20, 2017
Bristol City Football Club has announced that JD have become the Championship side’s official sleeve sponsors for tonight’s Carabao Cup tie against Manchester United.
As part of the agreement, the sports fashion retail company will lend their support to City in the quarter-final tie at Ashton Gate. The game will be screened live on Sky Sports, as well as around the world to more than 80 different countries.
Bristol Sport chief commercial officer Caroline Herbert said: “We’re delighted to have the support of JD, a global sports fashion retailer with over 400 stores including in Bristol & at Cribbs Causeway, for the much-anticipated Carabao Cup quarter-final tie.
“There’s a real buzz around Bristol at the moment and everyone is looking forward to Wednesday’s cup tie as City look to reach the semi-finals.”
JD Group Marketing Director Stephen White said: “This is a fantastic draw for the club and a deserved tie after such a great run. We are delighted to partner with the club and look forward to seeing our brand on the kit for what will be a very exciting night.”
City’s social media accounts have proven to be very popular this season, with a selection of creative gifs igniting fan interest.