Movistar to sponsor Joventut Badalona youth team

Friday 16 October 2015 | 10:17 CET | News
Movistar (Telefonica) has signed a deal to sponsor the youth team of Spanish basketball club Joventut Badalona. The agreement follows a crowdfunding campaign launched by the club to raise money and find a new sponsor. As part of the deal, Movistar will add its logo to the youth team's strip and increase its annual budget, which this season came to EUR 400,000. Joventut is well known for having one of the best youth teams in Europe, developing top Spanish players such as Ricky Rubio and Rudy Fernandez.

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Categories: General
Companies: Movistar / Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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