Vital Football

Latest Walsall FC News

Walsall's new sponsors

Walsall's new sponsors

The club are after two major sponsorship deals, one is for the advertising space which would be created on the rear of the proposed new stand at the away end. The stand which has already got planning permission would be an exact copy of the Floors to go stand.

The second deal is for the shirt sponsor. Roy Whalley has stated that the deals have been helped by our success on the pitch and I am sure the extra media coverage a successful team gets helps.

No names have been mentioned and there are various rumours doing the rounds, especially concerning the shirt deal, and whether it is just a change of brand rather than Bank's and some are wondering if it could be Marstons, or even Homeserve or possibly Ramada the hotel group who the club joined forces with to build the hotel.

However the stand sponsorship has been more troublesome than expected. The advertising space would have been as big as the one displayed at the Dunlop Fort in Birmingham, which incidently will not be in use now it has been converted to shops so I understand. To take this over it will need to be a major company to pay the near 2 million which such a site is worth, an amount which would cover the estimated cost of the building. The rumour mill has put forward a number of brewing companies, who would only deal with the club once our existing deal with Bank's had expired. The other rumour is an extension of our deal with Banks.

I supose we will just have to wait and see.



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Jorge's Jottings
Date:Wednesday April 18 2007
Time: 5:50PM

Comments

0
As long as it isn't West Brom Building society
Big No 9
18/04/2007 18:02:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of International Football News

-

Recent Walsall Articles

Predictor - Where Will The Saddlers Finish?

We run all our predictions through the Fishy Calculator and the Saddlers SURVIVE!

WBA Striker Thanks Walsall Fans Loan Comes To An End

Roberts thanks fans, players and staff as his loan deal expires.

Stats: Charlton v Walsall

All the stats from Charlton (3) vs (1) Walsall, The Valley, 20.01.18 Att: 10,140

Report - Charlton 3-1 Walsall

Own goals from Liam Kinsella and Kory Roberts gifts Charlton all three points

Walsall Archived Articles

Vital Saddlers articles from

Site Journalists

Vital Walsall
Editor email
Profile
TP1992
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Is Whitney still the right man for the job?
Suggested By: Vital Walsall
Yes18%
No82%
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Walsall Results (view all)

Walsall Fixtures

Write for Vital Football