UK time is: 01:46:07
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

RUFC- American firm take over FA Cup

Rotherham United, along with every other team in England, will be taking part in the FA Cup sponsored by Budweiser for the next three years.

For the last five years, E.On, the energy giants, have sponsored the FA Cup, which is the world`s oldest domestic competition.

Budweiser, who is owned by Anheuser-Busch, won`t disclose the amount they have paid to be the first US sponsors of the FA Cup.

The FA General Secretary, Alex Horne, told the FA.com, 'We are extremely pleased to have secured an iconic brand such as Budweiser to be the Lead Partner of The FA Cup. Like The FA Cup, Budweiser has a proud heritage and a long history of being involved in football.`

Global Vice President of Budweiser, Jason Warner said, 'Budweiser is proud and excited to sponsor the world`s oldest and most famous domestic cup competition and we are looking forward to sharing our passion for the beautiful game by bringing the FA Cup closer to fans around the world through an exciting programme of activity. '

In an FA Cup first, Budweiser will be giving the fans the chance to vote for the Official man of the Match.

What do you think about 'our` trophy being sponsored by a company from the USA?
Tell us here on Vital Rotherham…. Just click the link below and do what it says!
Join The Vital Debate

Vital Rotherham is now available on both facebook and twitter, so if you are that way inclined and more importantly understand all this new fangled dangled stuff, feel free to watch us, poke us or whatever else you are meant to do there!
Vital Rotherham on: facebook
Vital Rotherham on: twitter




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Herringthorpe  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday June 16 2011

Time: 6:17PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Case For The Defence M'Lud (Sunday April 19 2015)

RUFC - Season Ticket News (Friday April 17 2015)

RUFC - Striker Back With Derby (Friday April 17 2015)

Stats: Fulham v Rotherham United (Friday April 17 2015)

RUFC - Reserves Lose At Scunthorpe (Thursday April 16 2015)

Archived Rotherham United Articles

List All Vital Rotherham Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. rybel_b 851
2. herringthorpe 733
3. sixpence 162
4. mvmiller 25
5. mos60 24
6. Millie Miller 22
7. miller4life 19
8. axholme 16
9. nogginthenog 15
10. zipadeedoodah 9

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Fulham 44 13 10 21 -20 49
19. Reading 42 12 11 19 -20 47
20. Brighton 44 10 16 18 -8 46
21. Rotherham 43 10 14 19 -22 44
22. Millwall 43 9 13 21 -30 40
23. Wigan 44 9 12 23 -21 39
24. Blackpool 44 4 13 27 -54 25

Breaking League News

Tim Chow - 'Words Can't Describe That Feeling'
» Wigan : 19/04/2015 23:50:01
Match Report - Owls Late Show Ruins Cherries Day
» Sheff Wed : 19/04/2015 23:22:00
Ince On Remarkable Huddersfield Game
» Derby County : 19/04/2015 22:37:01
McClaren Talks Huddersfield Draw
» Derby County : 19/04/2015 22:29:00
Sammon Returns, Sharpe Gets Extension
» Derby County : 19/04/2015 22:18:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Will We Stay Up?
Suggested By:  
YES 66%
No 34%