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Johnstone's Paint Trophy!

Johnstone's Paint Trophy!

The Football League has agreed a 3 year sponsorship deal with Johnstone's Paint that's worth a 7-figure fee.

The Johnstone's Paint Trophy, I thought it was a windup at first!

I'm hoping we won't have to defend the trophy next season as Championship clubs are not entered into the competition that we won in April!

'This is excellent news and provides a real end-of-season boost for League clubs,' said League chairman Lord Mawhinney.

'All supporters want to see their club competing for silverware and the Johnstone's Paint Trophy gives clubs from Leagues One and Two a cup competition that realistically they can win.'


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Writer:VitalSwansea
Date:Monday May 15 2006
Time: 2:55PM

Comments

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yes it was rather dissapointing for the swans not to get the prize money .
sbrjack
15/05/2006 15:06:00
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Such a strange name but it's all about the money .
JACK_THE_LAD
15/05/2006 15:28:00
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what a wierd name oh well at least we can say were the holders of the johnstone paint trophy.
mattyjones
15/05/2006 16:04:00
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wiered or what lol
swanz_gal_05
15/05/2006 16:51:00
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The JP trophy would be a bit better, at least we won the last LDV Vans trophy
calvthom
15/05/2006 17:07:00
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A 7-figure fee for 3 years is very good for that competition. Pity we wont see a penny as this years winners.
Jack69
15/05/2006 19:32:00
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you might not be able to play in it hahahaa and we will be first to win it lol
jono_forest
15/05/2006 20:59:00
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it will be as exiting as watching paint dry hehe
sbrjack
16/05/2006 12:00:00
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haha?! we'll be in the championship and you'll still be in league one. i know what i'd prefer - Nottingham Forest - Johnstone's Paint Trophy winners or Swansea City - Championship football!!!!
KevinE
16/05/2006 18:22:00
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