Leganés go all in with Betway shirt sponsorship

Two-year deal increases gambling company’s European soccer portfolio.

Leganés go all in with Betway shirt sponsorship

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Betway, a global online gambling company, has signed a two-year deal to become the official shirt sponsor of Spanish top-flight soccer club CD Leganés.

Leganés, who are celebrating their 90th anniversary, are set to embark on their third successive season La Liga.

The partnership sees Betway expand its portfolio in European soccer. The online gambling platform has been the principal sponsor of English Premier League side West Ham United since 2015, while the company is the betting partner both of Bundesliga club Werder Bremen and Belgian First Division A champions Anderlecht.

Anthony Werkman, chief executive of Betway, said: “CD Leganés play in one of the most popular leagues in the world and we couldn’t be happier to be partnering with them ahead of their 2018/19 campaign.

“This is yet another major deal for us as we continue to extend our reach throughout Europe.”

Victoria Pavón, president of CD Leganés, added: "The club is always look to grow and we believe that is what we have achieved. Betway is a great company and we are very happy with the deal.”