Burnley closes shirt sponsorship deal with Fun88
Burnley FC (The Clarets) has signed an advertising and shirt sponsorship deal with Fun88; the Chinese online gambling website. Fun88 is the latest offshore company to sponsor a Premier League club, and Burnley’s chairman Barry Kilby stated that the multi-million-Pound agreement is a major step in the constant growth and future of The Clarets.
The Burnley chairman commented: “We are pleased and proud to have signed Fun88 as our shirt sponsor for the next two seasons. This agreement reflects our worldwide appeal due to our presence in the Premiership. After reaching the Premier League, Burnley has considered several (international) companies, but the board decided for Fun88 as the best option.”