By staff writer
Arsenal Signs Shirt-Sponsorship Deal With East Africa’s Rwanda
Rwanda has been unveiled as Arsenal’s first sleeve sponsor for the first post Arsene Wenger season.
English football club side, Arsenal announced the partnership with Rwanda Development Board as they unveiled the new kit for the 2018/19 season on Tuesday.
The three year deal will have the ‘Visit Rwanda’ logo feature on the left shirt sleeve of all Arsenal’s teams next season.
Visit Rwanda’ will also become Arsenal’s official Tourism Partner.
We’ll have a sleeve sponsor on our shirts from 2018/19 – we’re pleased to welcome our Official Tourism Partner
Arsenal’s stars who are widely followed by Rwandans and Africans in the English premier league will also visit Rwanda and club coaches will host coaching camps to support the development of the game for boys and girls in the country.
The president of Rwanda, Paul Kagame, is an ardent Arsenal fan and usually shares his thoughts about the club on the social networking site, Twitter. Some of his mots recent tweets were thoughts about the departure of longtime Arsenal coach Wenger.