Ghana Premier League side Ashanti Gold are close to landing a deal worth $3million with an International Airline Company.
Oyerepa Sports reported that the International Airline company has shown interest in sponsoring the Obuasi-based team with $3m to become their title sponsors.
The Africa rep of UK-based IGimel, Kwabena Amponsah – who brokered the shirt sponsorship deal for the Miners, is also in charge of this negotiations.
He disclosed that had it not been the novel COVID-19 pandemic, the deal would have been completed.
“If not for COVID-19, we should have concluded the deal with the Airline company at $3m ,they want to be title sponsors and am meeting them today to further the negotiations,” Kwabena Amponsah ,Africa rep of iGimel told Oyerepa 100.7FM
“Our previous discussions was that they sponsor us for ticketing during our Africa campaign but they preferred to be title sponsors”
“I am very optimistic we can reach an agreement so that the deal starts from next season.”
Betway has been the headline sponsors of AshantiGold for the past two seasons with Kikuu and Jungle Energy Drink as partners.