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ASDA Sponsor East Stand

ASDA Sponsor East Stand

Supermarket giants ASDA will be sponsoring the East Stand at the Liberty Stadium as the name was official revealed yesterday.

Steve Maher, general store manager for Asda in Swansea, said:

'This is an exciting milestone for us and the Liberty Stadium. The deal has been struck at such a thrilling time for the city's sporting heroes. It is a real triumph for us to be involved.'

A stadium spokesman said:

'As we approach the end of our first season, Liberty Stadium has already played host to some wonderful sporting occasions in front of some huge crowds.

'And the East Stand has already taken the place of the North Bank at the Vetch and the big bank at St Helen's in the hearts of sports fans in the region.

'Thanks to this sponsorship deal, we're sure the Asda Stand at Liberty Stadium will become synonymous with sporting success for the region.'


The Sponsorship deal includes internal and external signage of the stand, promotional programme advertising and the allowance of the Asda store on Upper Forrest Way to sell both match day tickets and official shirts.

Meanwhile, John Toshack is hoping the Swans will make it to the play off final and to ''mess up my plans for the national team.''

Sam Ricketts and Tudur-Jones have been included in the Wales squad to face the Basque Country on May 20th and Trinidad & Tobago on May 27th.

The former Swans manager is hoping the duo won't be available and said:

'Because of my attachment to Swansea, I really want them to mess up my plans for the national team by qualifying for the play-off final.'


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Writer:VitalSwansea
Date:Thursday May 4 2006
Time: 4:47PM

Comments

0
Lets hope the club reveal what % they get if anything at all .
JACK_THE_LAD
04/05/2006 16:56:00
0
you ve got a well nice stadium great atmosphere as well.
jono_forest
04/05/2006 17:24:00
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The Asda Stand - Always dropping prices?!
Tierney
04/05/2006 18:56:00
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Tierney... very original i must say
couchpotatoe
04/05/2006 19:49:00
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i liked that one Tierney lmao.
s_w_a_n_s
04/05/2006 22:19:00
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yes it was pretty good, didnt realise you guys had a sense of humour........
Midland_Red
05/05/2006 09:11:00
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wey hey nice 1 tierney
swanz_gal_05
05/05/2006 15:56:00
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got to say i would have prefered a better names to the stands in our new home .
sbrjack
05/05/2006 16:59:00
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will asda be printed on the stand do you know.
mattyjones
05/05/2006 17:30:00
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Asda will have numerous signs advertising the fact that they are sponsoring the stand so i would say yes .
JACK_THE_LAD
05/05/2006 18:41:00
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