Eurobank and Manchester United – a strong team for guaranteed victory
10 April 2014.
Belgrade, April 10, 2014 – Manchester United, one of the greatest football clubs of all times, has arrived to Serbia!
Eurobank has signed an agreement on cooperation with the legendary football club and thus becomes the first bank in Europe to issue Manchester United co-branded payment cards.
To mark the launch of the partnership, a cocktail reception has been organised in the presence of bank's clients , media representatives ,sports persons and business people. In addition to this, the event was also attended by three-time Premier League and Champions League Winner, Manchester United legend Dwight Yorke and executives from the Club.
“We are very proud to associate Eurobank Serbia with Manchester United, one of the top brands in the world, with which we share many common values. We are also extremely happy because this is the first such partnership launched in Europe, which is a great honour for both Serbia and our Bank“ notes Philippos Karamanolis, President of the Executive Board of Eurobank in Serbia.
Manchester United’s Group Managing Director, Richard Arnold, said: “I’m delighted that Eurobank are announcing these co-branded payment cards as part of our new partnership with the bank. With 1.2 million followers in this country, Manchester United already has a strong following in Serbia and we hope that this new partnership with Eurobank will help this burgeoning following grow even larger.”
Manchester United Paypass MasterCard payment cards feature a range of advantages – contact-free transactions, e-payments and participation in promo campaigns with valuable prizes. Card users can soon expect a sweepstake with a trip to the legendary Old Trafford as the main prize.