Chennai : 2015 ISL Champions Chennaiyin FC have roped in Apollo Tyres as their prime sponsor.
Apollo Tyres are sponsors of EPL giants Manchester United.They also sponsor Crystal Palace.
“This association with one of India’s leading football clubs allows us to engage with the large fan following of this growing sport, especially the youth,” President of Apollo Tyres for Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa (APMEA) Satish Sharma said upon the official announcement.
Chennaiyin FC co-owner Vita Dani said, “They (Apollo) have already been associated with football through various clubs around the world, and we are now happy to welcome them to Indian football.”
Apart from EPL,Apollo Tyres are also associated with Borussia Monchengladbach in Bundesliga.