The Indian Super League outfit, FC Goa, has announced a partnership with the leading news portal, 1X news. Following this association, FC Goa has labelled 1Xnews as the club’s principal title sponsor for the ISL 2021-22 season. While 1Xnews would also be featuring on the chest of the club jersey and training kits throughout this entire ISL season.
Apart from these, 1Xnews will also be promoted through FC Goa’s various social media graphics, and it would also be featuring in every live FC Goa game through on-ground advertising. This partnership will also increase the club’s social media presence.
1Xnews is a leading online news portal, focusing mainly on different sports news. As 1Xnews has signed its partnership with FC Goa, it has been their first association in the Indian football market. In this agreement, 1Xnews and FC Goa aim to further popularise Indian football, while the news portal will be giving important and daily updates about the Gaurs.
Speaking on the occasion, Akshay Tandon, FC Goa’s President said: “I’m delighted to be able to announce our new partnership with 1Xnews. The partnership shows the growth of the Club and the League. They are a reputable brand and share our vision of growth.
“We are pleased to be partners with a brand whose network encompasses some of the biggest international football clubs and leagues in the world. The front-of-shirt sponsorship is vitally important to the Club. And we believe that this partnership will help us make even more tangible contributions to Indian football.”
Adding to it, Harish Kapoor, Marketing Lead India 1Xnews said: “We are excited to announce that we are FC Goa’s shirt sponsor this season. In FC Goa, we found a brand that was as modern and proactive in their approach as we are. We believe that this relationship will pay huge dividends to both of us.
“As a global brand, we have been looking to push the boundaries of fan experience for football fans around the world. And that is what our aim will be for the fans of FC Goa and Indian football. They, above all, value their fans and know what it means to be a supporter of the beautiful game.
“What we loved about FC Goa is that they are an entity that values partnerships and looks to go above and beyond to eke out the best results from associations like ours. We’re confident this deal will bring even more momentum to the Gaurs’ upcoming ISL season.”
FC Goa will be commencing their ISL 2021-22 season against Mumbai City FC on 22nd November 2021 at Fatora Stadium, Goa.