Leicester City partners with Ford

19 Dec 2017

Leicester City has announced Ford as its commercial vehicle supplier for the 2017/18 season in a deal that will focus on providing support to a number of operations throughout the club.

The Premier League side’s grounds team, academy kit team and supporter engagement team will all benefit from the arrangement, which will see Sandicliffe FordStore & Transit Centre Leicester supply each department with vehicles to suit their needs.

As commercial vehicle supplier, Sandicliffe FordStore’s support off the field will help enable these departments to pitches, academy services to young players and effective engagement with its supporter base.

Nick Osborne, group commercial manager at 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.”

Francis Callejon, head of acquisition at Leicester City Football Club, said: "We are proud to welcome Sandicliffe FordStore Leicester 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."