Manchester City agree deal with Emirates
Manchester City has signed a deal for a three-year sponsorship with Emirates Telecommunications Corp that will make it the Premier League team's exclusive telecoms partner in the 18 countries in which it operates.
Etisalat and Manchester City signed an agreement "which precedes a full three-year strategic sponsorship agreement to be formalized later this year," Etisalat said in a statement. Etisalat did not disclose the value of the sponsorship deal.
Abu Dhabi royal Sheik Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan bought the final 10% controlling stake in Manchester City Rugby Club in September. The sheik, who acquired 90% of the club for