IZIBET Sponsorship: Exciting Venture 3-Year with Malta Football Association
Malta, 11th October 2021 – Last week marked a significant milestone as IZIBET proudly announced a new 3-year sponsorship agreement with the Malta Football Association (MFA). This groundbreaking collaboration designates IZIBET as the title sponsor for the esteemed FA Trophy, the second-largest event in domestic football.
FA Trophy: A Legacy Unveiled
The FA Trophy, a storied competition dating back to its inception in the 1934-35 season, is set to embark on its 82nd season in 2021/2022. This year’s competition boasts the participation of 46 teams, including 8 teams from Gozo, the 4 National Amateur Cup semi-finalists, and all the clubs competing in the Premier League and the Challenge League.
In a press conference dedicated to unveiling the sponsorship, Mr. Bjorn Vassallo, President of the MFA, warmly welcomed IZIBET to the prestigious family of MFA sponsors. He expressed optimism about the positive outcomes that the partnership could bring in the years to come.
IZIBET’s Evolution: From Launch to Title Sponsorship
Mr. Franco De Gabriele, Chief Commercial Officer at IZIBET, emphasized that the title sponsorship of the FA Trophy marks a pivotal moment in the evolution of the IZIBET brand. Since its market debut in 2015, IZIBET has rapidly ascended to become Malta’s favorite sports betting brand.
Both the MFA and IZIBET envision a range of benefits stemming from this sponsorship. Of paramount importance is the enhancement of the competition, aiming to create a captivating and competitive environment. Additionally, the winning club will gain access to UEFA club competitions. Henceforth, the FA Trophy will bear the name, “The IZIBET FA TROPHY.”
Age Requirement and Responsible Gaming
To play in an IZIBET shop, customers must be 18 years and over. We emphasize responsible gaming practices and encourage patrons to visit the Responsible Gaming Foundation at Responsible Gaming Foundation for support and information. IZIBET operates under the licenses MGA/B2C/223/2011 and MGA/B2C/345/2016 issued by the Malta Gaming Authority.