Sponsors of the Lagos FA Cup, Winners Golden Bet, has said it will be great fun time for football fans as the 2019 Lagos FA Cup kicks off on Saturday.
Adepoju Akinbiyi, Group Head, Business Development of the front roll sports betting company declared this at the draws ceremony held on Thursday at the Lagos SWAN Secretariat, National Stadium, Lagos, affirming that the sponsors are very satisfied with the organisation and deliveries of the competition.
“The Lagos FA Cup this year will certainly be bigger and more enjoyable than the past editions. Soon we will unveil our brand ambassador, a top, popular star who will perform at the events”, Akinbiyi revealed, adding that there will also be more offering in the individual prizes to players.
“We are also working to increase the prize money for individual awards like MVP in each match and the overall for both the men and women categories.”
She assured that the company will continue to maintain its sponsorship of the FA Cup as it is satisfied with its contribution to the development of football in the state as well as the returns on brand exposure to the company.
“We are very happy with our sponsorship of the Lagos FA Cup. We are committed to the development of grassroots football and we are happy with the results being produced through the event.”
“The FA Cup provides a platform for clubs and players to showcase their skills and we are pleased to see that many of the products of the competition have joined big clubs, some have gone international and some are featuring in the national teams.”
“On returns to the company, we are very satisfied. Last year, a video clip of the competition attracted over 6000 views within minutes of its upload. We are also seeing the growth in media exposure as a leading bet company on the conventional media. So we are very proud of our sponsorship and we will continue to give support for the good of the game.”
The Lagos FA Cup kicks off at the Agege Stadium on Saturday with a record entry of 87 men teams and eight women teams.