Thursday, August 5, 2021

Tag: Premier League

EFL fights back against gambling sponsorship ban

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Banning gambling sponsorship would be catastrophic for football, says Rick Parry, chairman of the English Premier League - who claims it would decimate smaller clubs and do nothing to reduce problem gambling

Juventus, Everton, Leicester, La Liga: How does Parimatch pick its partnerships?

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After bringing in several huge partnership deals across three of the biggest leagues in world football, Parimatch’s head of sponsorships Ksenia Morozova explained how the company evaluates potential partners while emphasising that signing a piece of paper is only the first step of many on the road to a successful partnership.

NHS calls on Premier League sponsors to back Gamble Aware

The NHS has criticised a number of English Premier League club sponsors for neglecting to donate to Gamble Aware as part of efforts to limit problem gambling. The rebuke follows the recent report revealing that neither Newcastle United partner Fun88 nor Everton sponsor SportPesa have contributed to the charity’s £10m a

SportPesa celebrate Sport Industry win with Everton partnership

The partnership between SportPesa and Everton has been awarded the Best African Sponsorship and Pan-African Campaign awards at this year’s Sports Industry Awards, South Africa. The agreement, which began when the operator signed as shirt sponsors…

MoPlay kicks off partnership drive with Premier League signings

SBTech’s mobile-first sportsbook MoPlay has secured two premier league sponsorship deals, with high-ranking clubs Manchester United and Watford. The platform, launched by SBTech in June of this year, will act as content partner for Manchester as well as…

BT Sport adds 20 Premier League football matches to its line up from 2019/20 season

BT Sport has won the rights to a further 20 Premier League football matches in the UK, taking the total to 52, for three years from the start of the 2019/20 season. These games add to the 32 Saturday matches which BT Sport won earlier this year…

Scout Gaming enters into agreement with Bravio Technologies

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Scout Gaming Group has entered into an agreement with Bravio Technologies to deliver the company's Daily Fantasy Sports platform. By entering into this agreement, the Scout Gaming platform including Daily Fantasy Sports and Pooled Betting games...

GambleAware strike deal with Crystal Palace to promote safe gambling

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Gambling charity GambleAware has struck its first deal with an English Premier League football team to warn fans of the potential downsides of gambling. The charity announced a deal with London’s Crystal Palace FC to cooperate on the production of “advertisements and promotion materials to raise awareness of the risks of gambling.” The first messages will appear during this Saturday’s match...

Kiron Interactive and VSoftCo take football leagues live with Sisal Matchpoint

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Specialist virtuals provider Kiron Interactive has joined forces with VSoftCo to expand its reach in Italy, launching a dedicated football leagues satellite channel in the Italian market through leading operator Sisal Matchpoint.   The recently-launched channel will run daily across Sisal Matchpoint’s retail estate of nearly 4,000 betting shops and corners, using a football leagues format with multiple matches running...

Tempobet secures further Premier League sponsorship

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Tempobet has agreed a multi-million pounds deal to showcase its brand on the LED advertising boards at a further seven Premier League football stadiums.   The international operator is currently in the second season of an agreement to feature pitch-side at Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium, and will now also feature at home games involving Brighton, Burnley, Crystal Palace, Huddersfield, Bournemouth, Swansea, and...

Coral Connect app launches as football season kicks off

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Coral has launched its Connect app, available to download in the App and Google Play stores, just in time for the start of the Premier League football season.   The app is the mobile companion to the single wallet Coral Connect card, which was launched in 2014, designed for use across all channels, including gaming machines, bet stations and over the...

BT Sport prepares for live Premier League matches

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This Autumn BT Sport will be bringing a number of exclusive live Premier League matches to fans featuring some of the biggest teams in the tournament.   BT Sport’s line-up of Premier League games will feature some of the most anticipated clashes between title contenders Chelsea, Manchester City and Liverpool this Autumn. By the end of November, BT Sport will have shown...

Worldpay predicts big bookie results for Premier League

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As the Premier League celebrates its 25th anniversary, Worldpay has predicted the biggest-ever opening weekend for online betting. Compared to the previous weekend, which marked the start of the rest of the English Football League, the 2016/17 Premiership opening weekend saw a 12% increase in the volume of bets placed. Our data shows just how valuable the Premiership is for Britain’s...

BT Sport confirms exclusive live Premier League games

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BT Sports has confirmed it will broadcast last season’s Premier League top six in their opening selection of eight exclusively live Premier League games this coming season.   Live matches include the clash between title contenders Chelsea and Manchester City in September, plus Arsenal and Manchester United taking on Stoke City at the Bet365 Stadium. BT Sport’s Premier League coverage begins on...

Worldpay reveal 20 percent rise in opening day Premier League bets

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Data from Worldpay has revealed a 20 percent rise in the number of bets placed on the opening day of the Premier League compared to last year. However, following Leicester’s fairy-tale League win last season, bookies saw an 8 percent drop in average bet values compared to 2015’s opening weekend. Recreational customers who traditionally deposit lower amounts were drawn in...