Etihad Airways renews partnership with Main League Soccer

Etihad Airways renews partnership with Main League Soccer

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Major League Soccer these days announced the multi-year renewal from the partnership with Etihad Airways, the particular national airline of the United Arabic Emirates.

The two institutions first became partners in 2014. With this extension, Etihad Airways proceeds its role as the official flight partner of MLS and deepens its commitment to the U. S i9000. and Canada markets.

To announce the extension, Etihad Air passage has teamed up with popular football personalities Roger Bennett and Erina Davies of Men in Blazers to tell soccer’ s incredible worldwide story and the many intersections among MLS and the airline.

Under the renewed sponsorship, Etihad Air passage and MLS will collaborate with the MLS Flight Path campaign, getting competitions and VIP experiences enthusiasts at the MLS All-Star Game shown by Target and at the MULTIPLE LISTING SERVICE Cup. The Skytrax Certified 5-Star Airline will also conduct promotions enthusiasts to win flights and vacations to its home of Abu Dhabi. MLS Flight Path explores the global paths players have taken to be MLS stars through exclusive functions and interactive digital maps.

Etihad Airways and MULTIPLE LISTING SERVICE are celebrating the start of the season simply by inviting fans to share their best soccer-related travel photos on social media using the hashtag #MLSFlightPath. In April, 2 lucky fans will win the VIP experience at the MLS All-Star Game presented by Target within Chicago, where they will compete head-to-head for a chance to win the journey of a lifetime to Abu Dhabi.

Patrick Pierce, Vice President Marketing Partnerships at Etihad Airways, said: “ We are over joyed to continue our partnership with Main League Soccer, reinforcing our extensive commitment to North American soccer supporters. Etihad Airways and MLS talk about the same spirit of global online connectivity through sports, and we are dedicated to partying soccer’ s rising popularity within the U. S., Canada and above. ”

Major Little league Soccer represents the sport’ t highest level in the United States and North america, comprising 22 teams, with nineteen in the U. S. and 3 in Canada. The MLS period runs from March to Dec.

Jennifer Cramer, Vice President of Partnership Marketing, MULTIPLE LISTING SERVICE, said: “ We are extremely very pleased to extend our partnership with Etihad Airways and build upon the relationship with one of the world’ s i9000 best airlines. At MLS, we have been dedicated to serving our global market, which is why it is truly exciting in order to partner with a premium global brand in whose values and approach mirror our very own. Together, we will continue to build on our commitment to global soccer as well as dedicated fans. ”

Etihad Airways currently operates forty five return flights each week between Abu Dhabi and six American towns – Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, La, New York JFK, San Francisco and Wa, D. C. Through Etihad Airways’ hub in Abu Dhabi, the particular airline offers passengers from the Usa direct access to the UAE capital, plus seamless connections to the Middle Eastern, Africa, the Indian subcontinent plus throughout the Asia Pacific region.

Etihad supports soccer internationally through various partnerships including the Principal Partnership with New York City Soccer club, Manchester City Football Club, Melbourne Town Football Club, Al Ittihad Football Club plus Al Ain Football Club in the emirate of Abu Dhabi.

Other sponsorships in the U. T. include official airline deals with the particular Verizon Center in Washington, M. C., the Washington Capitals (NHL), the Washington Wizards (NBA), the particular Washington Mystics (WNBA) and IMG Fashion, supporting 17 Fashion 7 days events annually, including New York Style Week.


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