KAMPALA —Gaming giants Gal Sports Bet have signed Uganda Cranes captain Denis Onyango as their Brand Ambassador.
The shot stopper is understood to have penned a one-year deal with GSB on Monday, February 8.
The engagement which commences forthwith today will see the sports betting giant leverage on Onyango’s influence and personality across Africa, and locally in Uganda, to promote GSB as a preferred betting partner through various campaigns.
Gal Sport Betting is focusing on supporting sports talent development and inspiring sports lovers in Uganda to express themselves with passion, optimism, strength and style.
With this new partnership, GSB aim to engage Ugandans through social sports campaigns that will be brought to life through a series of collaborations and cultural immersions designed to bring
sportsmen and women together around growing responsibly in the world of sports.
“I have always set the bar high for myself with everything I do. But to now be a Brand
Ambassador for Gal Sport Betting, makes me contented that I have progressed to a new level. said Onyango.
“To me, the Gal Sport Betting brand stands for honesty, transparency, responsibility and patriotism. I don’t do things when my heart is not into it. I am excited to be given the mantle to help define what GSB stands for and means to both the old and new generation of sports fans in Uganda,” added the man many-a-time adjudged as Africa’s No.1 shot-stopper.
Continentally known as ‘Mr. Safe Hands’, Onyango is without doubt Uganda’s most
recognisable football superstar of his generation and the first-choice custodian for giant South African Premier Soccer League (PSL) franchise Mamelodi Sundowns FC.
Over the years, the Uganda Cranes captain has bagged a handful of prestigious accolades; the 2016 Best African Player of the Year, FIFA 10th Best Goalkeeper in the World 2016, 2016 CAF Champions League Winner, 2017 CAF Super Cup Winner, South Africa PSL Best Goalkeeper of 2016 and is also a six-time South Africa PSL champion amongst other hauls.
“We share a passion for developing sports and supporting Ugandan talent,” said Paul Kigula, GSB’s Brand Manager.
“And we believe this new partnership will yield amazing results for all sports fans in Uganda and across Africa. We are thrilled to welcome Onyango to the Gal Sport Betting family. Denis will love and cherish every moment with us.”
Over its more than seven-year history, Gal Sport Betting has been a champion entity for responsible gambling, great customer service, the biggest odds and instant payment on www.gsb.ug.
Denis Onyango will begin appearing on behalf of Gal Sport Betting across all media platforms beginning this month and for the next 12 months.