AC Milan is one of the world’s most successful clubs, and Emirates has been a proud sponsor of the Italian club since 2007. With an incredible seven UEFA Champions League titles and 18 domestic trophies to its name, AC Milan has built a formidable reputation in the game, and Emirates is proud to sponsor the prestigious club.
Emirates began its relationship with AC Milan in 2007, signing up as the club’s top institutional sponsor for three years, in an agreement that provided branding rights at AC Milan’s San Siro stadium as well as at its Milanello training ground, as well as ticket and hospitality benefits. In 2010, Emirates expanded its relationship with AC Milan by signing a four-year deal to become the club’s official shirt sponsor.
In January 2012, AC Milan traveled to Dubai for an Emirates-sponsored winter training camp, where the team competed against another Emirates-sponsored club, Paris Saint-Germain, in the Dubai Football Challenge. AC Milan, featuring David Beckham and Ronaldinho, won the Challenge in 2009.
In addition, AC Milan has featured in the Emirates Cup, an annual preseason tournament hosted at Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium in London.
Emirates’ impressive soccer sponsorship portfolio also includes a number of high-profile teams and events, including FIFA, Asian Football Confederation, Arsenal FC, AC Milan, Hamburger SV, Real Madrid, Olympiacos FC, Arsenal Soccer Schools Dubai, The Emirates Cup, and Zain Saudi Professional League.