Sandicliffe Ford Transit Centre Partner with LCFC for 2018
Sandicliffe Ford Transit Centre announces a partnership with Leicester City Football Club as Commercial Vehicle supplier for the 2017/18 season.
Dec 13, 2017
- The new deal will see Sandicliffe Ford provide vehicles to LCFC’s Academy Kit Team, Grounds Team and Supporter Engagement Team.
- Leicester City Football Club were founded in 1884 as Leicester Fosse FC going on to become FA cup finalists four times and Premier League Champions in 2016!
Sandicliffe Ford Transit Centre is delighted to announce a new deal with Leicester City Football Club, which will see each department benefit from a Ford commercial vehicle to suit their needs.
The vehicles will be provided to LCFC’s Grounds Team, Academy Kit Team and Supporter Engagement Team. The vehicles will enable each department to deliver world-class pitches, first class Academy services to young players and effective engagement with an ever-growing supporter base.
Nick Osborne, Group Commercial Manager at Ford Sandicliffe, said: “We’re delighted to supply Leicester City Football Club and play a part in the Club’s success. It’s proving to be an exciting season and we would like to wish the manager, the players and all the fans the very best of luck.”
‘The Foxes’ Premier League win in 2016 was regarded as one of sporting history’s biggest achievements. Climbing from the realms of relegation to win 23 of their 38 matches resulting in taking the top-flight title by 10 points.
From underdogs to champions, the club stunned and delighted the nation going on to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in the club’s history. The club currently continues to compete in the Premier League both away and at home at the King Power Stadium.
Francis Callejon, Head of Acquisition at Leicester City Football Club, said: "We are proud to welcome Sandicliffe Ford into our family of suppliers. This deal not only demonstrates our commitment to working with local leading companies but also allows us to work with a supplier who shares our ambition and continuously strives to be the best.”