Recently formed top-tier Indian soccer team Bengaluru FC have named ACT Fibernet as their official connectivity partner.
The deal will see the broadband service company provide internet access across offices, media rooms and fanzones at the Indian Super League (ISL) club’s Sree Kanteerava Stadium.
As part of the agreement ACT Fibernet will also run a series of competitions on its Facebook page to give fans the opportunity to win signed shirts, souvenirs and match balls. The length and financial terms of the agreement have not been disclosed.
Bengaluru FC’s chief operating officer Mustafa Ghouse said: “We are glad to have ACT Fibernet as partners for the upcoming ISL season. Their vision as a brand aligns with ours as a club and we are glad to have them on board as we head towards what's sure to be a fantastic Indian Super League campaign.
“ACT Fibernet is a leading broadband service provider in Bangalore, and we are excited to associate with the brand. We are positive that their internet service will elevate our players' digital experience and help them interact seamlessly.”
Sandeep Gupta, chief operating officer for ACT Fibernet, added: “Today, it is indeed a proud moment for us to announce that we are the chosen connectivity partner of the Bengaluru Football Club. Bengaluru FC and its fans capture the spirit of Bengaluru - proud, passionate and enterprising. Through this partnership, we look to extend our services to Bengaluru FC and its fans to enable them to be better connected and enjoy this beautiful game.”
Bengaluru FC are one of two expansion franchises to join the ISL for the 2017/18 season, and beat Mumbai City 2-0 in their first ever league fixture on Sunday.