The partnerships were announced in the presence of Nigeria’s most influential sports, and entertainment industry figures at an event at Eko Hotel and Suites.
The football organisations include the Nigerian Professional Football League and five European clubs – Arsenal, Real Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain, Juventus, and Manchester city.
The respective partnerships were announced in the presence of Nigeria’s most influential sports, media and entertainment industry figures at an event held in Eko Hotel and Suites.
The event had notable football officials in attendance. Chairman, League Management Company, Shehu Dikko, First Vice President NFF, Seyi Akinwunmi, Football legends Kanu Nwankwo, Jay-Jay Okocha as well as Barrister Isaac Danladi, and Hon. Nduka Irabor to name only a few.
Also present were officials from Nigerian Breweries Plc., Nicolaas Vervelde, Managing Director; Franco Maria Maggi, Marketing Director; Tokunbo Adodo, Portfolio Manager; and Kufere Ekanem, Corporate Affairs Adviser.
Representatives of the five European football clubs were also present at the event- Luiz Gomez Para (Real Madrid); Wasel Sabastien (Paris Saint-Germain); Gordon Tannock, (Arsenal); Nick Pinder (Manchester City) and Ravannelli Fabrizo (Juventus).
The partnership is another demonstration of Star’s commitment to its consumers, with the biggest passion for football. STAR will facilitate accelerated opportunities for deeper engagement among millions of fans of these clubs, the brand and partner football organisations.
The events, which were hosted by Gbenga Adeyinka, saw performances from Dbanj, Darey and Kaffy who were present to thrill the guests.
Other guests include Uti Nwachukwu, Ehiz, Lafup, Faithia Balogun-Williams, Stephanie Coker, Destiny Amaka, Hype-man Jimmy, DJ Neptune, Mozez Praiz, Olisa Adibua, Sound Sultan, Patrick Doyle, Remi Oshodi and a host of others.