Betfred Extends Wembley Stadium DealPublished December 11, 2010 by OCR Editor
Independent UK bookmaker to continue partnership with stadium until 2014.
British bookmaker Betfred has extended its deal with Wembley by another four years, which will see it continue as the England national stadium's official betting supplier through to 2014, the company announced this week.
Under the agreement, the Betfred sportsbook will continue to operate sports betting kiosks at the stadium during matches.English Football Fan
Betfair Chairman Fred Done said he is delighted to renew the partnership, which began back in 2007, adding: "I am very proud to see Betfred kiosks at Wembley and as a proud England fan, I hope I can pay out a few quid to my fellow England supporters over the next four years."
Owned by the Football Association, the 90,000 seat Wembley Stadium hosts English national football team matches, as well as the later rounds of the FA Cup and promotion playoffs from the lower divisions.About Betfair
Warrington-based Betfred, one of the world's biggest independent bookmakers, is also the main sponsor of the Nottingham Greyhound Stadium and Sheffield's main greyhound track, Owlerton Stadium, as well as being the current sponsor of the World Snooker Championship.
Apart from sports betting, Betfred also runs websites for casinos, games, bingo and other areas of online gambling.