German sports betting operator Tipico has agreed a deal to become the official partner of the Danish national football team until the end of next year.
The agreement with the Danish Football Association (DBU) will see Tipico support the national team, the Under 21’s and the Danish Women’s Team.
The deal increases the operator’s presence in Denmark where it is licensed to offer its Tipico.dk online site to players. Tipico already has legendary Danish goalkeeper Peter Schmeichel as one of its brand ambassadors.
“The DBU’s national team is the flagship of Danish football and popular far beyond the country’s borders together with its fantastic fans,” said Tipico CEO Jan Bolz. “This partnership fits Tipico perfectly for the Danish national team represents the true spirit of sport, passion and perfect football entertainment. Values shared by Tipico.
“With our Tipico Ambassador Peter Schmeichel we have an excellent position in Denmark.”
The Tipico brand will be visible around matches of the national team as well as the Danish Under 21 and women’s team, while the company will also be involved with joint marketing and PR activities in Denmark.
“We are incredibly proud that Tipico has joined as an official partner,” said Katja Moesgaard, CEO of the DBU. “Tipico is an ambitious international player with a strong focus on football. Tipico joins with the clear objective to get even closer to football fans.
“Therefore, the partnership’s main focus lies on adding value for all Danish football fans through activities relevant to them. In full accordance with the DBU’s objective all activities will see the fans in the center and will provide them with even more to take home with them from a national team’s match.”
Tipico is also a partner of German football clubs Hamburger SV, SV Werder Bremen, SC Freiburg, TSG 1899 Hoffenheim, and RB Leipzig, as well as the Austrian Tipico Bundesliga.