The global online payment provider AstroPay, which is really popular among bettors, has announced a sponsorship deal with Newcastle United Football Club.
AstroPay was founded in 2009 and currently connects almost two million users with 500 merchants globally. The company provides 200 different payment methods and operates a mobile payment app.
As a part of this new partnership, AstroPay will be advertised (logo and branding visibility) at Premier League matches but also on the club’s press conference backdrop.
Mikael Lijtenstein, CEO of AstroPay, said: "We are delighted to partner with Newcastle United Football Club for the 2021/22 Premier League season.This is a unique opportunity for us to grow our brand partnerships and audiences both in the UK and internationally and we are really looking forward to the journey together. We would like to wish Newcastle United a successful season ahead."
Dale Aitchison, head of commercial at Newcastle United, stated that: "We are very pleased to welcome AstroPay on board and to announce the beginning of our new, mutually beneficial partnership. AstroPay is an innovator in payment solutions with a respected reputation globally.We look forward to supporting the brand on its journey forward and providing a platform for AstroPay to connect with our local, national and international audiences."
At the same time, AstroPay has also signed a recent sponsorship renewal with Burnley Football Club and Wolves. These deals offer further advertising for the company within the UK and on an international level.