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Indian Company Joins FIFA World Cup SA Sponsorship Team

Satyam, an Indian global consulting and information technology service provider is officially joined Anheuser-Busch, McDonald’s and MTN with global rights to sponsor the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

The 2010 FIFA World Cup will be in South Africa, Brazil 2014, with two FIFA Confederations Cups between the 2007-2014 period. The partnership, sealed by FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter and Satyam chairman and founder B. Ramalinga Raju at a signing ceremony on the eve of the Preliminary Draw for the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa in Durban, represents the first major sponsorship deal the IT services company has entered into – a further indication of the enduring appeal of football.

FIFA already has signed contracts with Adidas, Hyundai, Sony, Coca-Cola, Visa and Emirates Airline as FIFA Partners. Telkom SA was recently announced as the second National Supporter of the 2010 FIFA World Cup after FNB.

This is some really interesting news and shows that there is growing global interest in Soccer and lots of opportunities for African Soccer Athletes…

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