Everton Football Club has penned a two-year deal with William Hill to become the Club’s Official European Betting Partner.
The new partnership, which will be Everton's highest ever value betting partner deal, will see the Club link up with one of the world’s leading bookmakers to offer exclusive odds on a comprehensive range of markets on all Premier League and cup games, exclusive competitions and money-can’t-buy prizes.
The arrangement for the 2016/17 and 2017/18 seasons will see William Hill use Everton’s platforms to connect with Blues fans in the UK and across Europe, with its name set to appear on the Club’s LED screens and interview backdrops as well as providing an improved concourse betting experience for fans at Goodison Park.
Everton CEO Robert Elstone with William Hill Head of Sponsorships and Partnerships David Lynn.
Alan McTavish, Head of Commercial at Everton Football Club, said: “We are pleased to name one of the world’s leading betting and gaming companies, William Hill, as our new official betting partner and look forward to a successful association between both parties.
“Ahead of an exciting new season we look forward to working together with William Hill, a company that prides itself on innovation, history and heritage just like Everton, and developing a long-term partnership that covers the traditional betting and the emerging interactive markets.”
Alex O’Shaughnessy, Chief Marketing Officer at William Hill, said: “Everton are one of the most iconic clubs in Britain and it’s great to be joining the Blues at this exciting point in their history. We can’t wait to start working with the club and we look forward to offering the millions of Evertonians a fun and innovative betting service across all of retail and digital channels.”
Spot The Ball Competition
To celebrate the new partnership between Everton and William Hill, we are running a competition offering fans the chance to win hospitality tickets for the 2016/17 season.
Throughout the next two weeks Evertonians will have the chance to win pairs of hospitality tickets simply by ‘spotting the ball’.
William Hill footballs, as pictured below with Kevin Mirallas, will be appearing in our official Club content over the next two weeks.
All you have to do is spot the football wherever it may be and then share that content on social media.
So keep an eye on the website, our social media channels, the YouTube
and The Everton Show to be in with a chance of winning!
When you think you’ve spotted a ball, simply take a screen grab or a photo of your screen and post it on Twitter or Instagram using the hashtag #EFCSpotTheBall
Alternatively, send it via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
There are a number of hospitality tickets to give away for the 1878 Brasserie, a package that includes:
- Champagne on arrival
- Three-course meal
- Complimentary drinks
- Matchday programme
- Executive seating in the Director’s area of the Main Stand
Winners will be selected at random and contacted with details of the match they are invited to attend.
For terms and conditions, click here.
William Hill are offering the guaranteed top price on Everton winning the 2016/17 Premier League. Bet now!