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New Tipbet.gr partner PAS Giannina is an established club in Greece, having been founded in 1961. The team is best known among Greek football fans as "Ajax of Epirus" due to comparisons with the famous Dutch club Ajax Amsterdam in the seventies. As the most successful club in the country’s Epirus region, it is renowned for its hardcore and passionate fanbase that regularly attends matches at their 7,652 capacity Zosimades Stadium. They reached the third round of Europa League qualification in 2016 and returning to continental club competition is the aim in the coming seasons.
Since Tipbet.gr’s recent launch, they have become partnered with PAS Giannina, who play football in the Superleague Greece, which is the highest level of competition in the country. The club is based in Ioannina, which is one of the most beautiful cities in Greece, and the Premium Partnership agreement has a range of benefits as the website looks to become a major force in the Greek betting market.
Players have the Tipbet GR logo on their kits, while there is major coverage with branding – which includes LED ads – at the Zosimades Stadium. This makes branding coverage clear to those watching in the stadium as well as on television, and there are also banners inside the ground, including in the team’s interview room. The club’s official website will be advertised at Tipbet.gr as part of this joint venture.
PAE APOLLON PONTOU
New Tipbet.gr partner Apollon Pontou FC were formed in January 1926, so have a rich history – which has included stints in the top division - and have developed to now be in the 2017/18 Football League, which is the second-tier of Greek football. The team’s logo has changed over the years, though the god Apollo has remained central to the club’s identity – a Pontus Eagle was added in 2017.
Tipbet.gr is a major sponsor of the football club Apollon Pontou and has extensive branding coverage at their Kalamaria Stadium as part of the agreement that makes the parties Premium Partners. There, the home and away benches are adorned with the Tipbet.gr logo, while this is also visible in the interview room. Tipbet can be seen at the entrance to the stands with signs; these are strategically placed to ensure maximum coverage where footfall is at its highest.
In addition, Apollon Pontou's football kit is adorned on the back, while players’ matchday bags market Tipbet Greece. The football club regularly posts material of their involvement with the new website, while extensive future marketing collaborations are planned. The Premium Partnership will have a positive effect going forward, with activities that involve the local community – including the opportunity to win tickets – to be organised.
IRAKLIS FC 1908
Iraklis FC 1908 is a football club based in the city of Thessaloniki in Greece and they play in the Gamma Ethniki, which is the third tier of the country’s football pyramid. They have agreed an exciting partnership arrangement with Tipbet as they look to climb up the divisions.
Their home ground is the Kaftanzoglio Stadium with a capacity of 27,770, while the team's colours are cyan or blue and white, with inspiration drawn from the Greek flag. They are one of the oldest teams in Greek football and the oldest in Thessaloniki, hence the nickname Ghireos (meaning the Elder).
After the integration of Thessaloniki in the Kingdom of Greece, the operation of the club was accepted by the Greek courts in 1914, and on 11th January 1915 Iraklis became a fully registered sports club. The club has also played in five Greek Cup finals, lifting the trophy once in 1976, which is their only domestic trophy. They have also an international title, claiming the Balkans Cup in 1985.
Tipbet is the club’s foremost sponsor and the name of the website is displayed on the front of the team’s shirts. Meanwhile, players have the Tipbet logo on their kits, and there is also major branding coverage in and around the Kaftanzoglio Stadium. Finally, the home and away benches are embellished with the Tipbet emblem.
Fortuna Dusseldorf, the 2. Bundesliga team in Germany, was founded in 1895 and has a passionate fan base. Their greatest successes are claiming the German Cup in 1933, as well as DFP Cup victories in 1979 and 1980. With this premium partnership, a unique opportunity has opened up for Tipbet.com and for Fortuna Dusseldorf as they continue successfully working together for the 2017/18 campaign.
As an official premium partner, Tipbet.com will be organising regular promotions such as sweepstakes and contests for VIP tickets and much more. For this agreement, along with TV advertising, Tipbet is also planning to conduct a variety of marketing campaigns, including radio adverts and in print media. These marketing tactics aim to increase brand awareness for both parties.
Tipbet is powered by an international team of highly-qualified professionals. Bets can be placed within seconds, up to the last kick of a live event, by using their unique and licensed sportsbook which provides over 50,000 pre-match and 10,000 live betting odds per month, on a reliable online platform that is also offered on any mobile device.
Fortuna Dusseldorf’s home stadium, the Esprit Arena, is capable of holding over 54,000 enthusiastic spectators. This has become like a fortress for Dusseldorf, offering a unique atmosphere for visitors, which is courtesy of fanatical support. F95, a traditional German club, have ambitions to be a first-tier Bundesliga club once again in the near future.
GZIRA UNITED FC
Early this summer, Tipbet was proud to become the official sponsor of the Maltese Football Club Gzira United, known locally as the “Maroons”, after witnessing their great success as they were promoted to the Premier League as Champions of the First Division after winning all games of the last season.
RAs official sponsor, Tipbet.com plans to organise frequent lotteries for VIP match tickets, as well as a number of fun and exciting events for the local community.
Additionally, as from next season, the Tipbet Logo, will be adorning the chest of Gzira United football shirts and will hold the advantage for perimeter advertising at the Malta National Stadium, along with special rights to a comprehensive brand presence around the local football team.
Gzira F.C. was founded in 1947 and is now considered to be one of the most famous football clubs in Malta. The greatest sporting success of the club came in 1973, when they won the National Cup and had the opportunity to participate in the UEFA Cup the following season.
Today, the Maroons have a loyal following of local youth, who will greatly benefit from the cooperation with Tipbet.
The club is pursuing a three-year plan and aims to establish itself at the top of the league.
The goal is clear: Gzira United aims to reach great heights within the coming years, thanks to the dedication and hard work of the ambitious team members.