Sprint celebrates soccer and gets fans closer to the action as the
official wireless sponsor of the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup
OVERLAND PARK, Kan.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sprint (NYSE: S) is connecting soccer fans to one of sport’s premier
events, the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup. Celebrating its sixth year as a Gold
Cup sponsor, Sprint is giving soccer fans up-close and personal access
to the sport they love with a chance to meet soccer legends, win tickets
and prizes, and enjoy unique experiences on-site.
“At Sprint, we focus on getting our community closer to their
passions…including and especially, soccer,” said Alberto
Lorente, vice president – Acquisition Marketing. “The love of the game
ignites futboleros and futboleras to fully express their team loyalties
and connections with family and friends. As a company in the business of
connecting people to what they care about most, we are extremely proud
to sponsor the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup.”
Test your knowledge with the Futbolera tournament and win prizes
Beginning July 7 through July 26, Sprint brings the Futbolera contest to
fans for a chance to test their soccer knowledge and demonstrate their
competitive spirit during the tournament. Participants can engage in fun
trivia and play soccer-related games in exchange for GOLD entries. They
also can win prizes from a $20,000 purse, including a grand prize of
$10,000 and two prizes of $2,500 each. For more information and official
rules, visit www.sprint.com/Copa.1
Sprint on-site Fútbol Fiesta Experience
Sprint is also providing opportunities for fans to enjoy and live the
passion of Gold Cup and be immersed in the Fútbol Fiesta Experience at
select matches. Fans will have a chance to meet and greet soccer
legends, including former Mexican all-stars Luis Roberto Alves, Oswaldo
Sánchez and Jared Borgetti and U.S. soccer legend Brian McBride.
Fans will also have a chance to learn all of the features of Sprint’s Unlimited
Freedom Plan, which includes 4 lines for $22.50 each and, for a
limited time, get the fifth line free. Sprint’s fully featured Unlimited
Freedom plan includes unlimited data, talk and text, plus HD video,
music and gaming and 10GB of mobile hotspot data, allowing customers the
best way to keep up with all the soccer action without having to worry
Sprint (NYSE: S) is a communications services company that creates more
and better ways to connect its customers to the things they care about
most. Sprint served 59.7 million connections as of March 31, 2017, and
is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying
innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a
national carrier in the United States; leading no-contract brands
including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless;
instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a
global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Sprint has been named to the Dow Jones
Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for the past five years. You
can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com
Taking place every two years, the CONCACAF Gold Cup is the official
national team championship of the region and will feature some of the
top players of North and Central America and the Caribbean. Drawing
large crowds and millions of television viewers from across the region,
the Gold Cup is a celebration of soccer, sportsmanship and culture.
The 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup is sponsored by Scotiabank, Allstate
Insurance Company, Bodyarmor, Cerveza Modelo, Nike, Post Consumer
Brands, Seat Geek, Sprint, Toyota and Uber. The tournament will be
broadcast nationally on the Univision and FOX family of networks and
transmitted on radio in Spanish by Fútbol de Primera Radio Network, and
broadcast by television partners around the world.
1 No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. Open to
legal residents of the 50 United States (including the District of
Columbia) and Puerto Rico age 14 or older who at time of entry are
members of Sprint Rewards Club. Sweepstakes begins 12:01 a.m. ET Monday,
July 10, 2017, and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET Wednesday, July 26, 2017. See sprint.com/copa
for official rules.
Sponsor: Sprint Communications Company L.P.
2 Savings until 6/30/18; then $60/mo. for line 1, $40/mo. for
line 2 and $30/mo./line for lines 3-5.
With AutoPay discount
applied within 2 invoices. Includes unlimited talk, text and data.
Streams video at up to HD 1080p, music at up to 1.5Mbps, gaming at up to
8Mbps. Data deprioritization during congestion. Offer/coverage not
available everywhere or for all phones/networks. Other monthly charges
and restrictions apply.
Oscar Meza, 817-680-2795