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Standard Chartered Bank Hosts Exciting LFC Match Viewing Event at State-of-the-Art Head Office Building
Lusaka, 27th November 2023 – Standard Chartered Bank, the proud official Liverpool FC shirt sponsor, hosted an exhilarating match viewing event on Saturday at its cutting-edge head office. The much-anticipated clash between Liverpool and Man City drew in a crowd of over 150 esteemed Standard Chartered clients and lucky Facebook winners, creating an electric atmosphere that showcased the bank’s commitment to football and community engagement.
In collaboration with MultiChoice Zambia, the match viewing event was meticulously planned to offer a memorable experience for all attendees. Standard Chartered Bank’s state-of-the-art head office was transformed into a vibrant hub of excitement, capturing every moment of the game.
The bank made sure that the afternoon was filled with various giveaways, quizzes, and activations, giving attendees the chance to win exclusive Liverpool merchandise and DSTV branded items. The enthusiasm was noticeable as clients eagerly participated in the various activities, creating a spirit of competition and celebration.
The Reds roared back to secure a 1-1 draw against Man City at the Etihad Stadium. The atmosphere in the room erupted with cheers and shouts of joy, making it an unforgettable experience for everyone present.
Standard Chartered Bank’s sponsorship of Liverpool FC extends beyond just being the official shirt sponsor. The bank is actively activating this partnership globally, showcasing its dedication to supporting the sport and bringing football fans together through events like the match viewing.
“This match viewing event was an incredible opportunity for us to connect with our esteemed clients and celebrate our sponsorship of Liverpool FC,” said Kelvin Bwalya, Standard Chartered Bank- Chief Financial Officer, “We were thrilled to see the enthusiasm and passion of the attendees throughout the event, and we are proud to have created an unforgettable experience for our clients.”
Standard Chartered Bank remains committed to fostering community engagement and driving memorable experiences for its valued clients. With a range of initiatives planned for next year, the bank continues to demonstrate its dedication to being “Here for Good.”
For a decade, Standard Chartered and Liverpool FC have used their partnership to support a number of the Bank’s global sustainability and community investment programmes, including Futuremakers by Standard Chartered, which focuses on empowering young people from disadvantaged backgrounds to learn, earn and grow.
Picture Caption: LFC Fans during the match-screening event held at Standard Chartered Bank Head Office building