Tuesday July 3, 2012 : LADBROKES SPANISH SUBSIDIARY SIGNS FOOTBALL SPONSORSHIP AGREEMENT
LBapuestas to support Catalan club in two year deal
Ladbrokes Spanish online sportsbook subsidiary LBapuestas has inked a two year sponsorship agreement with Catalan La Liga football club Espanyol
The signing ceremony took place in the stadium Españolista, with August Newton, vice president of the club; Joan Collet, CEO of the company, and Ruben Loeches, director of marketing for LBapuestas representing their companies.
Loeches said that the agreement was important because it represented the first to be signed by LBapuestas. "We wanted to align ourselves with a prestigious club, and Espanyol is the epitome of the best of the Spanish La Liga," he said.
Espanyol have won the Copa del Rey four times and has played in two European finals.