A brand new sponsorship deal for ladies’s top-flight soccer in Scotland is “a historic second” for the sport, in line with Scottish Girls’s Soccer chair, Vivienne MacLaren.
The Scottish Girls’s Premier League will likely be backed by Park’s Motor Group for the remainder of the 2021/22 season.
Rangers – who at the moment are a full-time facet – prime the desk after 9 matches from defending champions Glasgow Metropolis, who’re bidding to win a fifteenth title in a row.
Scottish Girls’s Soccer chair, Vivienne MacLaren, stated: “This can be a historic second for Scottish Girls’s Soccer, the SWPL, and your entire recreation.
“To have a model comparable to Park’s Motor Group present their help to ladies’ and girls’s soccer in Scotland is an indication of the work that has been achieved and the progress we plan to make.
“The Covid pandemic was troublesome for everybody and I am positive many had issues in regards to the momentum of the sport.
“Nevertheless, at the moment’s deal showcases that the Scottish recreation is extra enticing to business sponsors and companions than ever earlier than.”
Scottish Girls’s Soccer’s chief government officer, Aileen Campbell, added: “This can be a Positive improvement for the ladies’ and girls’s recreation.
“Since my arrival as CEO, I understand how essential business revenue is to make sure we proceed to develop the sport and this deal is one other step ahead.
“This deal is an extra signal that the sport right here in Scotland is deserving of recognition and funding.
“This would be the fifth steady season that the SWPL has had a title sponsor. I wish to thank all these concerned in our recreation for serving to make that attainable and for persevering with to assist us develop and develop the game all of us love.”
Park’s Motor Group’s advertising and marketing director, Graeme Park, stated: “We’re delighted to be supporting the ladies’s recreation at this thrilling time.
“Park’s has a wealthy historical past throughout the males’s recreation, with our coaches being utilized by many groups throughout the years in addition to offering sponsorship and help to many golf equipment.
“We’re excited to be extending our involvement in Scottish soccer and serving to to additional develop the nationwide recreation.”