Sportworld announced today that it will be the new title sponsor of Waterford United for 2014. Sportsworld is one of Ireland’s fastest growing sports stores with 27 branches throughout Ireland. As part of the sponsorship agreement, the Sportsworld logo will now be proudly displayed on the new look Waterford United jersey for the season ahead.
Waterford United is one of the most successful clubs in the country playing in the first division in the League of Ireland. The club was founded and elected to the league in 1930. Speaking of the sponsorship, Waterford United chairman, John O’Sullivan said: “Sportsworld’s sponsorship is a big boost for Waterford United and we are delighted to welcome them on board, as the club’s main sponsor for the coming season. Sponsorship by such a nationally recognised retailer and brand is a huge vote of confidence for the club and to League of Ireland football in Waterford.”
Adding to this, divisional controller of Sportsworld, Kevin Race said: “Heatons has been based in Waterford for many years and we’re now actively looking for a major retail site in Waterford for Sportsworld, so this sponsorship is very important for us. It shows our support for a great local team and our commitment to the town in terms of future business plans. Waterford United is one of the most popular and professional clubs in Ireland, and we look forward to supporting the club and players as they continue on their quest for more great wins this year.”
With leading brands such as such as Nike, adidas, Umbro, O’Neills, Karrimor, as well as, Everlast, Lonsdale, Dunlop, Slazenger, Sports World is a one stop shop for all sporting needs – dedicated to offering the biggest brands at the lowest prices.