Oppo becomes FC Barcelona official sponsor for the next three years, the football club announced earlier today on its official website.
Becoming the official partner of one of the most iconic football clubs in the world, plays an important part in Oppo‘s global marketing strategy, said Oppo CEO, Mr. Tony Chen.
“The company chose FC Barcelona not only because of their status as a global iconic football club, but also because they represent the art of football. The partnership with FC Barcelona will be an important step in OPPO’s global marketing strategy. ”
Through the signing of this agreement, FC Barcelona and Oppo will cooperate in various fields such as football events, activities of associations and television advertising, among others. Therefore, Oppo brand will be visible at all time during games of the first team led by Lionel Messi at the Camp Nou.
Oppo is a Chinese manufacturer of smartphones and high-end Blu-ray DVD players.
Ignacio Mestre, CEO of FC Barcelona, said:
“One further step in taking our Club closer to its fans around the world. OPPO is a global leading smartphone brand known for its exquisite product design and state-of-the-art camera technologies,. We are more than happy to welcome OPPO to our family and hope this partnership can bring us closer to our supporters all over the world.”
Just recently, Oppo introduced in Beijing, China, its latest handsets, the flagship smartphones Oppo R7 and R7 Plus.