April 9 – UEFA has signed a new four-year deal with FedEx Express who will sponsor a series of European national team football tournaments including being designated as the Official Logistics partner of Euro2020.
The multi-tournament sponsorship will cover more than 400 competitive national team football matches across 55 European countries in eight tournaments.
“We are pleased to welcome FedEx Express into the national team competition sponsor family as our Official Logistics Partner,” said Guy-Laurent Epstein, marketing director of UEFA Events SA.
“FedEx Express have proven over the years as a trusted and valued sponsor of the UEFA Europa League that they have extensive logistics capabilities throughout the continent. I am sure this knowledge and expertise will prove to be invaluable in the run-up to and during UEFA EURO 2020 – a tournament which will encompass 12 different host cities.”
EURO 2020 will be played in 12 host cities across Europe. Other competitions in the sponsorship include rights to the 2019 and 2021 European Qualifiers, the 2019 and 2021 UEFA Nations League Finals, the 2019 and 2021 UEFA European Under-21 Championships and the UEFA Futsal EURO 2022.
“Our commitment to European football is a central part of our community and commercial strategy here in Europe,” said Wouter Roels, senior vice-president, International Marketing, FedEx Express.
“Today’s sponsorship announcement is particularly exciting, since being the Official Logistics Partner for UEFA EURO 2020 allows us to actually help deliver the competition across multiple European locations, demonstrating the power of Europe’s premier logistics business, our values and the possibilities we create.”
No value was given for the sponsorship.
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