SINGAPORE, 10 July 2014 – Nikon Singapore Pte Ltd today announced it will officially sponsor the upcoming friendly match between Italian Serie A champions, Juventus Football Club and a Singapore Select side on 16 August 2014 at Singapore’s new Sports Hub.
“We are delighted to sponsor this significant match as the first major football game to take place at the new Sports Hub. With our heritage and track record in digital imaging, Nikon is pleased to be able to provide photographers with this exclusive opportunity to capture this milestone event in Singapore’s sports history,” said Mr Sunny Ng, Senior Sales and Marketing Manager, Nikon Singapore.
“The highly-anticipated match between Juventus and the Singapore team at the new National Stadium is a world-class sporting event that is set to draw thousands of fans and supporters,” said Malcolm Thorpe, VP Sports Development and Events, World Sport Group. “Juventus FC is one of the world’s greatest football teams and we are happy to have Nikon as the camera sponsor for this ground-breaking match.”
Members of Nikon Club Singapore will stand a chance to join the official photographer on the pitch side at the match. Registration for this exclusive VIP access will begin in August.
In addition, fans of the Nikon Singapore Facebook Page will also stand a chance to win tickets to watch a private Juventus training session on 15 August 2014, as well as the match between Singapore Selection and Juventus FC on 16 August 2014. More details will be announced on http://www.nikon.com.sg by end July.
Nikon is additionally a proud sponsor of the AFC Champions League 2014 and the AFC Cup 2014, both an annual international competition involving football clubs from Asian Football Confederation (AFC)-affiliated nations.
Nikon. At the Heart of the Image. Nikon is the world leader in digital imaging, precision optics and photo imaging technology and is globally recognised for setting new standards in product design and performance for its award-winning consumer and professional photographic equipment. Nikon Singapore Pte Ltd distributes consumer and professional digital SLR cameras, NIKKOR optics, Speedlights and system accessories; Nikon COOLPIX compact digital cameras; Nikon sports optics as well as the Nikon 1 advanced cameras with interchangeable lens system in over 50 countries.