Online Sports Betting Dafabet Sponsors Aston Villa

Published Tuesday, June 11, 2013 -
Online Sports Betting Dafabet Sponsors Aston Villa

The sponsorship of football teams in Europe is being taken up by the online gambling operators who know the sports punter will notice. The sponsorship of teams has always been good for the internet gambling industry and the teams.

It was recently revealed that Dafabet a leading Asian online gaming website, offering sports betting, online casino, online poker and online games will be sponsoring well positioned British football team Aston Villa.

Dafabet has been serving the Chinese and Asia Pacific market since 2004. The firm is fully licensed in the Philippines and regulated by CEZA and First Cagayan.

The contract is scheduled to run for two years and will see the Dafabet Logo on the team’s uniforms. Dafabet will also be part of the football club’s support for the Acorns children's hospice.

Paul Faulkner, Chief Executive Officer for Aston Villa, commented, "Crucially for us, during negotiations Dafabet displayed a strong willingness to work with us in our continued support for Acorns and we look forward to progressing some ideas around that in the near future. Mr. Faulkner continued, "There is a real sense of excitement, anticipation and optimism as we look forward to the new season, building on the solid foundations we have in place. This will be a good and positive partnership for the club and we are looking forward to working together with Dafabet as we continue to build and move the club forward.”

Dafabet parent company AsianBGE’s, managing director of Online Betting and Gaming, Dimitris Karatzas, also commented on the arrangement, "After entering the Premier League last season as international betting partners to two clubs, we saw the increased potential of becoming an official club sponsor.” Karatzas added, "It's a very significant and proud moment for us to form such a partnership with Aston Villa, a side steeped in tradition. We are delighted to see Dafabet on the front of such a well-recognized shirt and to be associated with a club respected throughout the footballing world. I am sure all the fans will agree the kit looks great."

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