UEFA and Mastercard Extend Champions League Sponsorship Deal Until 2018
July 1, 2015
UEFA has signed a three-year partnership extension with MasterCard to continue their long-standing sponsorship of the UEFA Champions League.
MasterCard will continue as the Official Provider of UEFA Champions League player mascots as part of the deal too.
Raja Rajamannar, order Chief Marketing Officer at MasterCard, said: “We are very proud and excited to renew our sponsorship of the UEFA Champions League, a long-standing partnership dating back to 1994.
“We look forward to another three seasons of supporting Europe’s premier club competition along with the UEFA Super Cup, UEFA Women’s Champions League final and UEFA Youth League finals.”
Guy-Laurent Epstein, Marketing Director of UEFA Events SA, commented: “We are very pleased to continue our long-standing partnership with MasterCard, who have been an active supporter of the competition since 1994.
“Having a global and trusted company like MasterCard as a UEFA Champions League sponsor is a great asset, and we are delighted to have them on board. Through their extensive activations on a global level, MasterCard will continue to play an integral role in bringing the UEFA Champions League closer to fans.”