The Dayton Dutch Lions FC is thrilled to announce Coca-Cola as the primary jersey sponsor for the 2016 and 2017 season.
The two-year deal was announced at the 2016 jersey revealing last evening at The Pub Beavercreek at the Greene. Coca-Cola will be on the front of the Men’s and Women’s jerseys, the use of in-stadium signage and product for the concession stands.
“Adding Coca-Cola as a strategic part ner strengthens our believe that soccer continues to grow in our area and that we continue to develop our Dutch Lions FC brand with multiple Dutch Lions organizations throughout the USA in Dayton, Cincinnati, Florida, New York and Houston, “General Manager, Koen Driessen stated. We’re looking forward to the support and product they will providing throughout the season to our Men’s and Women’s team and our fan base, “Driessen said.
Coca-Cola has also been a global partner of the FIFA World Cup since 1974. During the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Coca-Cola activated its largest-ever global soccer campaign, “The World’s Cup,” which brought The FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour presented by Coca-Cola to 89 countries across the globe in 2014, including four stops in the United States.
Coca-Cola works at the grassroots level through various annual soccer programs including the international Copa Coca-Cola soccer tournament.
The Dayton Dutch Lions FC kickoff their season the weekend of May 21st with the men playing on Saturday, May 21st at 7:30 p.m. and the women playing on Sunday, May 22nd at 2:00 p.m. All DDL FC home matches are played at DOC Stadium on the campus of West Carrollton High School. To purchase tickets or to learn more about the Dayton Dutch Lions FC, please visit www.ddlfc.com.
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