Ghana Premier League side, Berekum Chelsea FC has announced that they have secured a 4-year partnership deal with Locus to supply them kits and other sporting apparel.
“Berekum Chelsea announces today its newest Technical Partner Locust which represents the largest commercial deal in the clubs' history.
“The sports footwear and apparel company becomes the clubs, official kit supplier, for the next 4 years. Locust will produce strips for the first team and our youth team as well as a full range of clothing for our supporters around the world”, a club statement from the Blues said on Wednesday.
Speaking to the media team of Berekum Chelsea, President of the club Mr. Obed Nana Nketiah expressed his delight while noting that they look forward to a successful working relationship.
“This is an important deal for the club, like Berekum Chelsea, Locust is known around the world for its excellence in clothing and we look forward to this working relationship in what is sure to be a successful partnership.
“We believe Locust will be able to support our growth into the new markets and we will also be able to support their growth into the Ghanaian markets, Locust will also help us maintain our place among the African elite football clubs”, he said.
For Mr. Kojo Owusu Ansah who is the representative of Locust brand, the partnership with the Berekum-based club is a sign of their commitment to help the club grow.
“Berekum Chelsea is one of the best clubs in Ghana and known in Africa with a rich tradition and passionate fans across Ghana and Africa, with this partnership with Berekum Chelsea, enforces our commitment to grow our leadership in football. We are excited to help them grow, serving the club and supporters with great Locust designs”, he noted.