Arsenal Signs Betsson as Betting PartnerPublished August 25, 2011 by OCR Editor
Premier League giant inks deal that sees it offer casino, poker, sportsbook.
Arsenal, one of the biggest football club in the world, has signed a three-year B2B contract with Betsson, making the business solutions company the club's official betting partner.GunnersGaming
Under the deal, Bettson will power betting services for the club both live in Emirates Stadium and through the web. The online gaming platform will include casino and poker offerings, a sportsbook and other games.
Arsenal Head of Global Partnerships Vinai Ventakesham called Betsson an "experienced and trusted brand," and said the English Premier League club intends to offer its supporters "a valuable and unique experience that we hope will have no rival."Arsenal fifth in title odds betting
Despite their close relationship with Betsson, Arsenal is a distant fifth in the online sportsbook's Premier League title odds. Arsenal is listed at 23.00, well behind Manchester United, 2.25, Manchester City and Chelsea, 3.90, and Liverpool, 14.00
Arsenal is a longshot 6.80 to win this weekend's blockbuster at Old Trafford, with Man Utd 1.50, and a draw paying 4.00. The Gunners are listed at 9.00 to win the game and keep a clean sheet in the process.