Standard Chartered renews sponsorship with Liverpool

Updated: Jul 19, 2013, 14:55 PM IST

New Delhi: Liverpool Football Club and Standard Chartered Bank Thursday announced a two-year extension to their main sponsor agreement.

The bank signed up as the club’s main sponsor in July 2010 appearing on the front of the `Reds` shirt for the last three seasons. The partnership has now been extended to run until the end of the 2015-16 season. Financial terms of the agreement remain confidential.

Liverpool has just embarked on a tour of Asia and Australia where they will play in Jakarta, Melbourne and Bangkok.

“We have enjoyed a fantastic first three years with Standard Chartered. We are delighted to announce the extension of our partnership. There is a very bright future ahead for Standard Chartered and Liverpool FC as we continue to grow the world’s greatest football family," commented Billy Hogan, chief commercial officer of Liverpool FC.

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