Houston, TX, (June 28, 2021) – Golden Nugget Online Gaming (NASDAQ: GNOG) and Detroit City Football Club (DCFC) announced a partnership agreement in which GNOG will be the Exclusive Online Gaming Partner of Detroit’s homegrown football club, Le Rouge, which will take effect immediately. This partnership will include GNOG as the official training kit sponsor for both the Men’s & Women’s team, in-stadium sponsored fan nights, exciting community engagement, digital collaborations, VIP experiences and much more.
GNOG will extend their current online gaming & sports marketing portfolio by partnering with league champions of the National Independent Soccer Association, DCFC, an opportunity that both see as a chance to grow interest and engagement with football clubs and online gaming in Michigan. GNOG and DCFC plan to work together in an effort to provide a unique experience to Michiganders and DCFC fans.
Samir Banerjee, Director Marketing, GNOG said, "We are thrilled to announce this new partnership with DCFC. At GNOG we firmly believe that players come first. This philosophic approach to emerging markets allows us to cater the GNOG experience on a more personal level. We want to be part of the communities we enter into and this partnership helps us connect with fans near and far. We look forward to building longstanding partnerships as we continue to grow.”
T.J. Winfrey, Chief of Partnerships, DCFC said, "It is with excitement that we enter this monumental partnership with Golden Nugget Online Gaming. GNOG is a community-oriented, competitive brand that we hope to continue help growing in the state of Michigan and beyond. As a club born out of the Detroit community, we look forward to GNOG’s partnership in our efforts to engage our community.”
GNOG has always put their players first and is excited to provide DCFC fans with a unique Golden Nugget digital gaming experience while building a local foundational support that their players deserve both on and off the field.
About Detroit City FC
Founded in 2012, Detroit City FC has established itself as one of the most talked about soccer teams in North America. The club’s motto, “Passion for Our City, Passion for the Game,” evokes the three ideas the grassroots organization was built upon: to satisfy the demand for soccer in downtown Detroit, represent the city in a positive light, and build community through the beautiful game. Learn more at detcityfc.com.
Golden Nugget Online Gaming (NYSE: GNOG) is a leading online gaming company that is considered a market leader by its peers and was first to bring Live Dealer and Live Casino Floor to the United States online gaming market. GNOG was the past recipient of 17 eGaming Review North America Awards, including the coveted Operator of the Year award in 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020. Learn more at goldennuggetcasino.com.
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SOURCE: Golden Nugget Online Gaming, Inc.