The Gulf Coast Premier League has partnered with Danish sports equipment manufacturer, Select Sport, to be the official ball sponsor for the 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 seasons. Select Sport, founded in 1947 by Eigil Nielsen, a former goalkeeper of the Danish national football team, is the official supplier and sponsor of numerous football teams, players and associations. Select Sport is the official ball of the Danish National Team, Danish Super Liga, Belgium First Division and the Finnish First Division.
“The GCPL is very excited to partner with such a prestigious and internationally known company like Select,” GCPL President Jeremy Poklemba stated. “This is a big step in the right direction in providing a professional like atmosphere for our clubs and players. We look forward to our partnership with Select and hope to help grow their brand in the gulf coast region of the US.”
OFFICIAL GCPL MATCH BALL
The SELECT Sapphire in Shiny White/Bright Green is a Pro Level Soccer Ball with updated graphics for an unmistakable look. It has an excellent feel and performance for high level matches, and features a 32-panel construction. It is IMS Approved and features a 1.9mm microfiber PU material with zero-wing latex bladder for optimal bounce. The Select Sapphire along with other Select soccer products are available at all Third Coast Soccer locations through out Louisiana.
“Select Sport America is proud to become the official ball of the Gulf Coast Premier League. We are thrilled to add GCPL to our stable of top leagues around the world to utilize our world class soccer balls” President of Select Sport America Lars Nielsen commented.
As part of the new agreement Select and the GCPL have also agreed to name a “Select Player of the Month” each month to showcase our most productive players during the season. Select will also be providing official match day GCPL bibs for all teams to wear during all GCPL contest.