Delta Drinks, a subsidiary of Delta Company has unveiled a 3 yr sponsorship deal (2021-23) for the Fortress Lager Premier Soccer League valued at US$1.130 million per season.
The announcement put to relaxation widespread fears of the nation’s elite soccer league operating with out sponsorship later this month.
The PSL returns after greater than a yr in hiatus because of the world COVID-19 pandemic.
“Delta Drinks is happy to announce the Zimbabwe Premier Soccer League Sponsorship package deal for manufacturers Fortress Lager and Chibuku Tremendous for the 2021-2023 interval. 2021 shall be an thrilling season for all, with numerous actions lined as much as restart our sport in Zimbabwe regardless of the Covid-19 challenges,” the corporate mentioned.
“We’ll encourage and encourage the soccer followers to look at and assist their favorite native groups of their 1000’s on native tv stations and on-line. The full sponsorship package deal for every season shall be USD1,130,000 payable in ZW$ on the financial institution charge of the day cut up as follows: Fortress Premier Soccer League – USD700, 000, Fortress Problem Cup – USD55,000 and Chibuku Tremendous Cup – USD375,000,” it acknowledged.
The corporate mentioned this yr’s version of premier soccer will seize all soccer followers engaging them to look at dwell video games by means of promotional actions, assist of their groups and sharing of the proper second within the consolation of their properties.
Earlier this month, PSL chairman Farai Jere mentioned the League had secured sponsorship for the mini-tournament which is able to function a case examine, as they examine their programs, to try to adhere to COVID-19 laws.
The graduation of the Premier Soccer League (PSL) shall be preceded by a mini-tournament the place the 18 golf equipment have been positioned into 4 teams hosted in Harare, Bulawayo, Mutare and Zvishavane.
In line with a PSL memorandum to the 18 golf equipment dated 23 March, the league was set to start on Could 15 whereas preseason coaching began on April 2 following the completion of Covid-19 assessments.