Malawi Super league side Wizards land sponsorship again 

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Months after losing a multi-million sponsorship package from Fisd, Peter Mponda’s Wizards FC have landed another multi-million sponsorship deal with Premier Bet.

The signing in ceremony took place on Wednesday morning at Sports Council offices where the two parties refused to reveal details of the contract by saying its an ‘open’ sponsorship agreement.

Wizards Chairman Ophman Kondowe hailed Premier Bet for coming to their rescue saying running a team without sponsors is a huge task.

Mponda 9In red jacket) with Premier Bet representatives at the ceremony.

Mponda 9In red jacket) with Premier Bet representatives at the ceremony.

“What we did was to write a proposal to them and they were convinced with what we explained. We met some weeks ago to finalize everything.”

“It wasn’t easy running a club without sponsors. We are very grateful for this gesture and we will do whatever it takes to safeguard the sponsorship. We will not reveal details of the contract but it’s an open sponsorship agreement,” he said.

On the team’s survival in the top flight, Kondowe said: “We are very optimistic of surviving the chop in the top flight because we have brought in some well experienced players so we are definitely here to stay,” he explained.

Managing director for Premier Bet Operations Manager, Juao Molares said he was delighted to partner Wizards FC and promised them of a long term partnership.

Juao Molares

Juao Molares says Premier Bet saw the need to partner Wizards.

“I met Peter Mponda some weeks ago where we discussed business and I was convinced that he was the right person to partner with. We are establishing ourselves in the country and with this partnership, we are very assured of reaching out to every place in Malawi and we are promising Wizards FC of a long term partnership,” said Molares.

Representing Super League of Malawi (Sulom), Treasurer Tiya Somba Banda hailed Premier Bet for sponsoring the team saying that’s the only way of developing football in the country.

He also hailed Mponda for what he is doing in developing talents in the country.

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24 Comments

  1. Character and Branding ! Peter Mponda has been able safeguard his character which has led to him having a good reputation in football circles. And he has managed to sell his teams ideas to sponsors without much problems because many believe in his personality.

  2. Moonda aman who knows negotiations and get what he needs to ,osati kudziwa kusolola basi ,this is agood example to big teams like wanderers and bullets

  3. Aaaaaaaah mafana akugwiritsa ntchito mankhwalla awa aaaaaah. Ife ma biggy tinakhara zaka za nkhani nkhani kuti tipeze otitola iwo ankodya money ngati za ambuyawo mxiiiiiiews dziko ndilokondera ili

  4. Pamene ma team ena akulu komanso otchuka anakhala zaka zochuluka opanda sponsorship Wizard yatsonyeza kuti ikuyendetsedwa ndi anyamata othamanga anyamata a pa town. Mponda ndi anzake ndi dhilu.