Published on : Friday, August 11, 2017
A three year contract has been extended between Emirates and the Football Association to the already existing partnership of the FA Cup.
The tournament will still be named as The Emirates FA Cup until 2021.
Emirates became the title partner of the FA Cup in 2015, which is world’s most prestigious domestic cup competition.
An exclusive Emirates FA Cup branded A380 in April last year before the semi finals with the logo of the iconic cup adorned both sides of the double-decked aircraft.
Fans across the world can connect with the competition in a unique way through the Emirates FA Cup branded aircraft.
Till now 737 teams entered the competition with 185 extra-preliminary games taking place across the company for 2017-18 Emirates FA CUP.
Tim Clark, president of Emirates Airline was proud to continue our role as the first ever title sponsor of such a prestigious and historic tournament.
The competition brings together both small clubs and Premier League giants before passionate fans that drove them to continue their investment in this tournament.
By supporting this Cup, Emirates will remains committed to the sport of football.
The competition is scheduled for the preliminary round on the weekend of August 18th-19th and the finals would be held at Wembley Stadium connected by EE on Saturday May 19th, 2018.
Mark Bullingham, FA Group commercial director was delighted to continue the partnership with Emirates whose support helped them reached over 912 million fans worldwide. The partnership will give an opportunity to further continue the investment into the game at different levels.