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Internet sports betting operator Marathonbet has announced that it has signed a deal with Fulham FC in order to become the team's primary sponsor.
The deal will be good for the next two seasons, with an option for a third year, and will see Marathonbet's logo on the club's shirts. Fulham currently plays in the Barclays Premier League, the highest level of English soccer.
Commenting on the deal Marathonbet President and CEO Graham Luke said, “Fulham Football Club is the ideal partner and ideal platform from which Marathonbet can introduce itself as the sportsbook: ‘where the world comes to play."
Fulham CEO Alistair Mackintosh also commented, saying: “As a dynamic and inventive brand, I believe that Marathonbet shares the Club’s objectives in terms of development and innovation.”