By Edward Tumusiime
Rwenzori FUFA Big League leaders Tooro United Football Club have announced a new sponsorship deal with an online betting Company 1XBET ahead of the forthcoming 2021/2022 season.
The partnership deal signing event that was held on Friday Morning at Kati-Kati restaurant will see 1XBET Uganda, a betting firm hand 113,860,000 Uganda shillings to the management of the Tooro United Football Club.
Tooro United Football Club announced the news on their official Facebook page stating,” Unveiling 1XBET Uganda our Sponsor. #TooroUnitedFC Determined than never before.”
The 1XBet operations manager Dhabangi Tonny while unleashing the deal said that they are ready to give full support to the only top League side coming from the Tourism City and they came on board because it’s one of the ways they go through in giving back to their country and their customers.
The event was honoured by the Mayor of Fort Portal His Worship Edison Asaba Ruyonga, Honorable Member of parliament Alex Kahunda and David Katende representing the National Council of Sports.
Tooro United Football Club President Namatovu Alice with both hands welcomed the partnership and noted that it’s just the beginning as more things are in the pipeline.
Tooro United are just a win away from the Premier League qualification with 28 points on top of the Rwenzori group 2 points above Proline FC.
Their last game which will determine the qualification will be against Kigezi HomeBoyz FC at home on Sunday 13th June 2021.
If they manage to collect all the 3 points irrespective of the results from the game between Proline FC and Water FC we shall see them in the Uganda Premier League next season in their new branded 1XBET jerseys.