The English Football League (EFL) League One team, Barnsley FC have signed a sponsorship deal with the American mobile network company, US Mobile.
Following the partnership, US Mobile has been named the front-of-shirt sponsor of the Barnsley-based club.
The partnership will start at the beginning of the 2023/24 season with the telecom brand cementing its branding at the front of the home and away kit of the football club.
Through this deal, the American telecom company aims to enhance its brand visibility, and fan engagement which can help them connect with the audience and sell its products.
Khaled El-Ahmad, Chief Executive Officer of Barnsley FC, said, “We are happy to welcome US Mobile to Barnsley FC and are pleased to begin what we expect to be a fruitful relationship for both parties with the ability to elevate both parties’ brand recognition“.
He further said, “I want to credit Jon Flatman and George Johnston for the hard work to bring US Mobile to Barnsley FC and I look forward to welcoming CEO and founder Ahmed Khattak and his team to Oakwell in the near future to enjoy the finish of an improved season on and off the pitch.”
Ahmed Khattak, CEO and Founder of US Mobile, said, “We can’t wait to introduce Barnsley FC to millions of new fans in the United States and support the team as they fight to make it to the Championship this season. I’m positive that this will be a prolific long-term partnership.”
Established as one of the leading mobile network providers in the United States, US Mobile offers Warp 5G and GSM connectivity. The company was established in 2015 and it is currently headquartered in New York.
The Tykes are currently standing in the fourth position of the points table. The unit has recently defeated Forest Green by 5-1 on April 15.