La Liga: Real Madrid confirm a deal with Emirates airline to be club's shirt sponsor
Real Madrid have confirmed a deal with Emirates airline to be the club's shirt sponsor for the next five years.
Last Updated: 30/05/13 3:51pm
The Spanish giants will wear "Fly Emirates" on their kit from next season as a replacement for gambling company bwin, with the deal set to expire at the end of the 2017-18 season.
"It is an honour to link the Emirates name with our club; they are a perfect partner and ally for us and become are our official sponsors for the next five seasons," club president Florentino Perez said of the agreement, of which no financial details have been released.
"This is one of the club's most important decisions and they are a perfect partner and ally. From today we share one of this club's great symbols: the shirt that represents dedication, talent, effort and solidarity."