Monaco, 14 August 2013 -
AS Monaco FC is happy to announce the signing of an official partnership with Orange, one of the leading telecommunications operators in the world, for the 2013/2014 season for the French Football Championship.
During the partnership, Orange's logo will be shown on all the club's media communications, the stadium signs as well as the LED displays.
Orange and AS Monaco FC hope to thrill thousands of fans every weekend by offering fans the ability to follow all the Ligue 1 matches live and recorded on their mobiles and tablets.
As part of this partnership, Orange and AS Monaco FC will hold this season five editions of the Orange Football Challenge at the Louis II stadium, this competition is for young footballers from 13 to 15 years and includes 8000 youngsters from 800 amateur clubs .
About Orange :
Orange is one of the leading telecommunications operators in the the world, with a turnover of € 43.5 billion in 2012 and 168,000 employees as at 30 June 2013, of which 103 000 are in France. Present in 32 countries, the Group had over 231 million customers as at 30 June 2013, including 174 million mobile customers and 15 million fixed broadband customers worldwide. Orange is one of the world leaders in providing telecommunication services to multinational companies under the brand Orange Business Services.
Orange is listed on the NYSE Euronext Paris (symbol ORA) and on the New York Stock Exchange.