“We Love An Underdog Story”
Stake.com has teamed with Swindon Town Football Club to sponsor the club’s shirt sleeves for the Emirates FA Cup Third Round match against Manchester City.
The bitcoin betting and gaming operator’s emblem will appear on the club’s matchday kits for Friday’s Cup game against the Premier League side.
“Stake.com is happy to associate with Swindon Town FC for what will undoubtedly be a David vs. Goliath FA Cup game,” stated Dominic Rae, Stake.com’s Sponsorships Manager.
“At Stake.com, we enjoy an underdog storey and look forward to assisting the team in attempting one of the greatest FA Cup giant-killings in history.”
The League Two side’s meeting at The County Ground will be shown live on ITV1.
Swindon’s arrangement expands Stake’s sponsorship portfolio within football, with the company already sponsoring Watford FC’s shirt for the 2021/22 season.
“We are happy to welcome Stake.com as our official sleeve partner for our thrilling Emirates FA Cup Third Round tie against Manchester City,” said Danny Lee, Head of Commercial at Swindon Town FC.
“We are honoured to welcome such an innovative brand to our ranks and look forward to working with the Stake.com team on this and future endeavours.”