Globacom has secured the sponsorship of the broadcast of 2013/2014 English Premier League live matches on frontline pay TV, DSTV.
The sponsorship is for three football seasons, (2013-2016). The package includes EPL live matches, EPL match reviews, EPL Preview, Premier League World and studio branding. The matches will run from August to May every season.
With this sponsorship, Globacom has consolidated its position as the number one supporter of football in Africa.
Globacom is the sponsor of the annual Glo-Caf Awards which celebrates the best of African football where talented Africans who have excelled either playing or administering the beautiful game of football are honoured, thus uplifting the round leather game in the continent.
The company is also the major sponsor of the national teams of Nigeria and Ghana as well as the official sponsor of Glo Premier Leagues in both countries.
Globacom recently committed the sum of N1.9 billion to sponsor the Nigerian Premier League for the next three years.
The company is also the official telecoms partner of Manchester United in Nigeria, Ghana and Benin Republic and the major sponsor of Nigeria and Ghana Football Supporters’ Clubs and the Glo Soccer Academy.