Electronic Arts sponsors Manchester United EA SPORTS™ (NASDAQ: EA) has today been confirmed as Manchester United’s (NYSE:MANU) Official Football Video Games Partner. The three-year global partnership is being celebrated with the release of new, in-game imagery across Manchester United social media channels, helping to promote the forthcoming EA SPORTS FIFA 17 football game. Manchester United also takes centre stage in EA SPORTS’ promotion of FIFA 17 The Journey, a narrative-driven mode available only on the latest generation of consoles, where players live their Premier League story through Alex Hunter, a young apprentice who gets his shot at the big time. The trailer, which can be seen on the official partnership webpage, shows Alex starting his journey at Old Trafford. Throughout the partnership, EA SPORTS will gain access to United players for a unique FIFA tournament during the season, and gaming pods will be set up in the stadium as well as the Aon Training Complex. The main focus of United’s work with EA SPORTS will be online, as this partnership will allow fans to gain unique access to Manchester United through FIFA 17. Fans will be able to access exciting content, including interactive experiences, social campaigns, wallpapers and FIFA 17 covers they can download from ManUtd.com, providing new and innovative ways for supporters to get closer to the Club.
Tag Heuer signs deal with Manchester United The first team is currently in China for Tour 2016, presented by Aon, preparing for the season ahead. To mark their arrival in the capital, players joined United commercial director Jamie Reigle and Loic Biver, head of marketing of LVMH Watch & Jewellery Greater China, to herald a new phase in their companies’ history with this global partnership.
Virgin Money sponsors Manchester United "This exciting partnership brings together for the first time two iconic brands; two industry leaders who have a reputation as innovators in their fields. I have every confidence the values we share will make this partnership a great success, above all for our loyal fans who will soon be introduced to a range of products that will bring them even closer to the club they support."
Banco Guayaquil partners with Manchester United • Club's Official Financial Services Affinity Partner in Ecuador Manchester United is today announcing a partnership with Banco Guayaquil, who will enjoy exclusive financial services rights in Ecuador. To mark the partnership, Banco Guayaquil is launching a new Manchester United credit card for its customers, offering a range of benefits and the chance of exclusive experiences with the world’s most popular football club. Banco Guayaquil’s celebrations will include exclusive competitions and giveaways online and on social media, where fans can win a signed Manchester United shirt. In addition, any Banco Guayaquil customer with the Manchester United credit card will be entitled to a 10% discount at United’s megastores, both in store and online, and a 20% discount off advance bookings at the Manchester United Museum and Tour. Fans and holders of the card visiting Old Trafford will also be helped along with a 10% discount at the Theatre of Dreams’ Red Café and a 10% discount off an Official Manchester United Membership. Manchester United group managing director Richard Arnold comments: “With more than 3 million of our 37 million South American fans coming from Ecuador, it was important that any partnership agreement there would be able to cater for those who enjoy the unique passion of Manchester United. “We’re therefore delighted to have found Banco Guayaquil as a partner. This partnership will help us to engage directly with our fans in Ecuador, bringing them closer to all things Manchester United.”