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Magyar Telekom extends contract with Telekom Veszprém

Budapest, June 15, 2022 14:30

Magyar Telekom has extended its sponsorship contract with the Telekom Veszprém men's handball team, which won the Hungarian Cup a few weeks ago and is heading to the EHF Final4 in Cologne this week-end. According to the agreement, Telekom will support the work of the men's adult and youth teams belonging to the Veszprém club as title sponsor for another four years, until the end of the 2025/2026 championship season.

Magyar Telekom and its predecessors have been supporting the Veszprém men's handball club since 1997, and since 2016 Telekom has also been the title sponsor of the Veszprém men's adult and youth teams. This cooperation has now been extended by the parties for another four years. Telekom also uses telecommunications equipment and services to help the team successfully prepare for domestic and international matches. The company will provide Wi-Fi service at the "home turf" of the team, in the Veszprém Arena.

Tibor Rékasi, CEO of Magyar Telekom, said in connection with the cooperation: “We are proud that we have stood by the team for no less than a quarter of a century now, as the most loyal supporter of Telekom Veszprém, which is not only one of the most successful in Hungary - it won the Hungarian Cup again this year - but also gained a foothold in international sports over the years. The club has an extremely dedicated fan base, and with our digital solutions we will try to add to their fan experience in the years to come. We hope that we will be able to help Telekom Veszprém achieve significant success as the title sponsor for the next four years.”


Statement of Dr. Zoltán Csík, CEO of the Veszprém Handball Team Zrt. on the continuation of the cooperation:„It is a great honor and recognition for us that Magyar Telekom has been supporting us as the title sponsor of the team for 6 years now. The team of Telekom Veszprém is one of the most successful men's handball clubs and record champions in Hungary, nothing proves this better than our 26-time Hungarian Championship title, 29-time Hungarian Cup victory, 3-time Hungarian Super Cup winner title, 2-time European Cup Winners’ Cup- victory and 4-time SEHA League victory. Furthermore, the team qualified 7 times for the EHF Champions League Final 4 and has so far advanced 4 times to the EHF Champions League final. We are proud that this stable partnership will continue for another four seasons, which we would like to thank for with further good results. Let's continue to work together for success!”