Sportfive Broker Jako and Hannover 96 Supplier Deal
March 11, 2011
Sportfive have brokered a sponsorship deal for apparel brand Jako AG to become official supplier and partner of Bundesliga soccer club Hannover 96, effectively ending the club’s agreement with Under Armour as of next season.
Jako will now provide the Hannover first team, as well as youth ranks, with playing and training kits for the 2011/12 season.
Rudi Sprügel, CEO and founder of JAKO AG, stated: “We are very pleased to be able to equip Hannover 96 in such a distinguished national league. The successful performances from this friendly team have shown great potential in this traditional club. Hanover is an absolute brand in German football. A brand that fits clearly with our corporate philosophy. Ambitious, ambitious and with real sporting spirit exactly do with this motto, we work with the club, the fans and the players and follow the path to a successful future.”
Martin Child, President and CEO of Hannover 96, added: “With JAKO we could win another strong partner, a long-term commitment from us -. We are very happy I’m sure our players will be very happy with the known quality of JAKO products.”