FGB sponsors Al Ain Footbal Club for the second year in a row

FGB sponsors Al Ain Footbal Club for the second year in a row
WAM Abu Dhabi, Sep 22th, 2010 (WAM) -- First Gulf Bank (FGB) has announced the sponsorship of Al Ain Football Club for the second year in a row.

Part of the pre-eminent league in the country, the UAE Football League, Al Ain Football Club enjoys a long history of outstanding football performance and holds the astonishing record for the most wins of the League title with 9 successes.

The move signals FGB's unequivocal commitment to promote local football and taking a firm step towards supporting the future growth of local community projects and sporting activities in the UAE.

"Following FGB's sponsorship participation at the Club last year, the initiative marks the Bank's active role in encouraging sporting achievement across the community. We see it as an opportunity to further enhance our involvement with our customer base, especially through such a passionate and much supported sport such as football", said Abdulwahed Juma, Head of Corporate Affairs for FGB.

He continued: "FGB is proud to be associated with such an inspiring football club, displaying great sports ethics and accomplishments".