Newly promoted AFC Bournemouth has signed a lucrative shirt sponsorship deal with “Mansion Group” which is based in Gibraltar for the upcoming 2015-16 premier league season.
Its just 1 year deal with option to extend if Bournemouth can survive the drop. “Mansion” will replace “Energy Consulting” as the shirt sponsors and Mansion logo will be seen on all three jerseys.
The one-year deal with Mansion Group will earn Bournemouth £5 million for a single season and if they can avoid they relegation the contract will be extended to another year with improved financial terms.
Mansion Group is no stranger to sponsor premier league teams, back in 2006 they tried to sign a shirt deal with Manchester United which fell through but they managed to sign a four-year deal with london based Tottenham Hotspurs.
Mansion Group are one of the biggest casino/betting company in the UK and Gibraltar and they have tried number of times to get hold of some big premier league team.