Monday January 21, 2013 : POKERSTARS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH TOP FRENCH FOOTBALL CLUB
 
Poker giant backs French football
 
Online poker giant PokerStars has reportedly become an official partner of Olympique Lyonnais (OL), a French association football club based in Lyon that currently tops the French Ligue 1 division.
 
Various promotional and branding opportunities will stem from the agreement including prominent PokerStars branding at the Stade de Gerland, website promotions, special tournaments, TV broadcasts, promotional giveaways and prizes such as autographed football jerseys, scarves and match tickets.
 
PokerStars also became an official partner of the Racing Club de Lens recently, another French football club currently playing in the Ligue 2 division.