Newly formed MLS side Austin FC have announced a new multi-year shirt sleeve sponsorship with Netspend, in addition to becoming the clubs Official Digital Payment Partner and Official Prepaid Debit Mastercard provider.
The partnership means that the Netspend logo will be featured on the right sleeve of the clubs home and away jerseys, which are set to be released before the 2021 season. Including this, the logo will also be branded on the clubs official eSports jerseys.
Netspend is an Austin-based payments and digital solutions provider that helps connect people and brands to innovative payment products.
Austin FC’s President, Andy Loughnane said, “We are proud to incorporate an Austin-based brand on the sleeve of our authentic jersey collection that will be worn by our players and available at select retail locations,”
Netspend and Austin FC are also working together to improve fans' experience at the games, by enabling them to complete food, beverage and merchandise purchases in a timely manner through a digital robust payment application.
In addition to this, the two will work together to improve their community relationships, by collaborating on a number of community-focused programmes supporting the Austin and Central Texas region.
Author: Fred Dobberson