Chelsea sign Coral as its European online betting partner
Coral today announced that it has signed a two and a half year deal with Chelsea Football Club to be its European online betting partner until the end of the 2015/2016 Premier League season.
Coral Interactive Managing Director, John O’Reilly said today: “We are delighted to form this exciting partnership with Chelsea FC. They are one of the leading football clubs in the world and a very successful business too, and we are looking forward to providing an exciting and professional betting service to all their fans and customers through our new and improved website and mobile betting platforms.
Chelsea Chief Executive Ron Gourlay said: ‘We are very pleased to align ourselves with such a leading betting company as Coral.
‘We spent considerable time planning and deciding on the right partner in this market sector and in Coral we have found, like ourselves, an established name that continues to grow both domestically and internationally. I hope Chelsea fans can benefit from the relationship over the next two-and-a-half years.’
Coral offers its customers a comprehensive range of betting opportunities on football, with over 100 markets offered on every Premier League match. The Coral betting service also offers customers betting-in-play on hundreds of matches a week from all around the world, and on every single Premier League and Champions League match.
In addition, Coral will be delivering exclusive offers to Chelsea fans each week. Chelsea supporters will be able to access the Coral service online at coral.co.uk or by downloading the Coral App via mobile phone or tablet. The Coral App is available at the App Store.
Coral re-launched its website, coral.co.uk, and mobile platform just over a year ago which has seen a rapid growth in customer volumes, with active customers up 132% year on year and stakes up 158% year on year as reported in the latest Coral results published in December.
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