UEFA Signs Sponsorship Deal With State Oil Company Of Azerbaijan Republic
UEFA has signed a sponsorship agreement with SOCAR (State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic) as official sponsor of UEFA's national team competitions, including the UEFA European Football Championship. As part of this partnership, SOCAR will already be included in the commercial program for this summer's UEFA European U21 Championship and UEFA Women's Euro 2013 final tournaments. SOCAR becomes an official sponsor of the 2016 UEFA Euro final tournament, and acquires rights in connection with the European qualifiers. The Azeri company becomes the seventh global partner for the 2016 UEFA European Football Championship, following on from the agreements with Coca-Cola, adidas, McDonald's, Hyundai/Kia, Continental and Carlsberg (UEFA).