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Subway Breaks Into EPL, Signing A Multiyear Sponsorship Deal With Liverpool FC

04 / 23 / 14

EPL club Liverpool FC today announced a multiyear deal with Subway that will see the sandwich chain break into the league. To begin the deal, Subway has sent its range of law-fat subs to participants on Liverpool FC Foundation programs all week ( LFC ). MARKETING WEEK's Lara O'Reilly notes Subw...

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