Date: 25th March 2013 at 12:17pm
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Northampton have agreed a sponsorship deal with the University of Northampton, which will kick in from this summer.

A three-season deal has been agreed to see the University become the clubs official club sponsor, the biggest ever shirt deal in the clubs history, with the Universities name to be warn on shirts from U9 academy level through to senior level.

On the deal Cobblers Chairman David Cardoza, as he told the official website, said: ‘I am delighted to welcome the University of Northampton on board as we embark on a major partnership to work together for the benefit of Northampton.

‘Both organisations are key parts of the Northampton community and it makes perfect sense for us to work together. Not only will they become our main shirt sponsors, they are also our partners for our Football in the Community scheme and our Academy, and so the 100,000 children a year we come in to contact with will be benefiting from their support.

‘But this is not just a sponsorship deal. This is a partnership that will see us offer unique and exclusive opportunities to students in the world of professional football and supporting areas, this will give students at the University of Northampton a real competitive edge over other candidates when entering the workplace.

‘This is a massive boost for us as a club and I am delighted the University of Northampton have chosen to support us and we look forward to a long and successful partnership.’

Thanks were also given to outgoing sponsors Jackson Grundy, he added: ‘I would like to thank outgoing shirt sponsor Jackson Grundy Estate Agents for their support over the last few years and we are fortunate to have David Jackson on the Board of Directors.’

The official website is the place to visit for a full details – click here.

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