Chippa United Football Club has the pleasure to announce Canterbury as our new Technical Sponsor effective 01 July 2016. The agreement was fostered by leading brand development house – Brand ID – which focuses on igniting sustainable and long term momentum for brands in the South African and Sub Saharan African markets.
Canterbury is one of the most recognised international rugby brands, and has sponsorship agreements with England Rugby, Japan Rugby, USA Rugby, as well as the local Golden Lions rugby team. Canterbury delved into football sponsorship in the last soccer season, as apparel sponsor to then Mpumalanga Black Aces.
Executive Chairman, Siviwe Mpengesi said, “This is a fantastic deal for the Club and it gives me great pleasure to welcome Canterbury as our new Technical Sponsor. I am confident that Canterbury will enjoy the partnership with Chippa United, a team regarded by many as the fastest growing football brand in the country.
We are extremely proud to have our brand linked to Canterbury, and are delighted that this agreement will extend to our development teams as of the 2017/18 season,” added Mpengesi.
“Canterbury SA is all about building sustainable and long term business partnerships with likeminded partners such as Chippa United. We are looking forward to an exciting journey with the Club and helping them in every single way possible to achieve their goals,” said Brand ID President Du Toit Botes.
“We wish Chippa United all the very best for the upcoming season and we will supporting them all the way to Victory !”