SPONSORSHIP

SPONSOR YOUR CLUB

Partner with
Shamrock Rovers

Partnering with Shamrock Rovers F.C. through sponsorship and advertising offers you a way of communicating your brand or service to an audience of millions through National and International TV, press, websites and locally to our significant fanbase.

2017/18OFFICIAL

ADVERTISING

ADVERTISING PACKAGES

Wide Range of
Opportunities

We offer a wide range of sponsorship opportunities such as pitchside signage, matchday sponsorship packages, matchday programme advertising, website advertising (1.4m website views per annum), social media placement (55k facebook and 20k Twitter) and much more with something for all budgets.

With over 100,000 people through our turnstiles last season, we have a large audience base to connect with on the ground on a regular basis in addition to TV, digital and print media which deliver our sponsors’ branding to audiences of millions. Weekly TV coverage on RTÉ2 through Soccer Republic is amplified by live match broadcasts from Tallaght on eir Sport and RTÉ.

We enter the 2017 season with high expectations of challenging for all senior domestic football competitions and the challenge of playing UEFA Europa League in June.

In addition, all sponsors can be included in the Rovers Monthly newsletters distributed to over 3,000 fans via e-mail also commit to assist our sponsors develop members loyalty schemes and to receive Ireland international match tickets where possible. Shamrock Rovers FC is committed to offering sponsors excellent value for money and strive to make all investments made extremely productive for its sponsors.

Please click here to download our sponsorship brochure which gives more detail on Rovers and the available sponsorship opportunities for Shamrock Rovers FC for 2017.

If you would like any further information, please contact our CEO Brendan Murray on 0863919634 or here.

Matchday
Advertising

Matchday Sponsorship at Tallaght Stadium offers a day to remember to entertain your clients, customers or friends and overtly show your support for Rovers. The day can be tailored to suit the individual needs of the client to promote their company identity and market their products and services. Matchday Sponsors receive the following
benefits:

Matchday Advertising Cost

  • Category A Match €2,500
    (Category A matches include Bohemian FC, St Patrick’s Athletic, Dundalk FC and Cork City).
  • Category B Match €2,000

Matchday Advertising Package

    • 10 Main Stand reserved match tickets.
    • Pre-match meal for 10 people and two complimentary drinks per person.
    • Full access to the 1899 Suite pre-match, half-time and after the game with complimentary refreshments.
    • Meet and greet with SRFC players and management.
    • Private car parking in stadium car park for up to 4 cars.
    • Full page ad in the Matchday Programme.
    • Public address acknowledgements.
    • Complimentary Matchday Programmes.
    •  Logo on official club website.
    • Signage in the 1899 Suite (provided by sponsor).
    • Club photographer in attendance.

Hoops Scene Programme
Advertising

Advertise in our matchday programme – every game (league, cup & European matches) for the entire season. We sell approx 1,000 programmes at every game which can add up to 25,000 copies over the course of a season. Hoops Scene is the biggest selling League of Ireland matchday programme. It is a ‘must read’ for many Rovers fans. For more contact us here.

Program Advertising Cost

  • Full Page €2,000 (incl. 2 Season Tickets, value €400)
    This works out at only €100 per match with two free tickets for every league game
  • Half Page €1,250 (incl. 1 Season Ticket, value €200)
    This works out at only €60 per match with two free tickets for every league game
  • Quarter Page €500

“Hoops Scene” Feature Sponsorship

Sponsor one of the regular matchday feature editorial pieces in the Matchday Programme for the entire season. Offer includes logo branding and the text “….. in association with Sponsor X” on the article.
Cost per season €1,000 (incl. 1 Season Ticket, value €210)

Stadium
Advertising

Advertising at Rovers is a very cost effective way to expose your brand to an audience of hundreds of thousands. All deals include two season tickets (valued at €400). For more contact us here.

Stadium Advertising Cost

  • Main Stand – Touchline €2,500
  • East Stand – Touchline €1,700
  • Vomitories (exits) €5,000 for all 7 exits
  • Behind Goal – Touchline €2,250

Online
Advertising

www.shamrockrovers.ie received 1.2 million page views in 2016 and was visited by 175,450 different people (unique users). We can develop online advertising packages to suit your needs with skyscraper and leaderboard ad formats and links to your website. For more contact us here.

Advertising at shamrockrovers.ie offers you the chance of not just an association with some of the most loyal football fans on the planet, but also to promote your brand and sell to an audience of circa 15,150 each month.

The ad will be displayed on the site on a weekly basis in which you could expect to achieve 21,155 impressions or views. We can develop online advertising packages to suit your needs from as little as €199 per month. The online market value of this offer is €550 giving you a massive 63% saving.

All activity on shamrockrovers.ie is tracked via Google analytics and all advertising placements are monitored and tracked by our ad tracking system with full reports on numbers of impressions and click through available to our advertisers.

Online Advertising Cost

  • Leaderboard: 468×60 pixels
  • Skyscraper: 120×600 pixels

Corporate
Advertising

Shamrock Rovers FC provides unrivalled corporate hospitality catering for up to 250 people in the 1899 Suite at Tallaght Stadium. This includes pre-match meal, full bar facilities from an hour before kick-off until and hour after kick-off, interviews with the management team and ex-players and various other entertainment throughout the year. This is the perfect way to entertainment clients, staff and friends in a friendly and relaxed environment.For more contact us here.

Leaflet
Distribution

 

Have your leaflets distributed on matchday at Tallaght Stadium and also inserted in “Hoops Scene”, Matchday Programme of Shamrock Rovers F.C. Leaflets to be supplied by advertiser.

  • Cost per game €350

SRFC CORPORATE CHALLENGE

Experience Playing
in Tallaght stadium

The Shamrock Rovers FC Corporate Challenge gives your employees or clients an opportunity to lace up their boots and experience playing in the 6,000 capacity Tallaght stadium which has hosted the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Karim Benzema and Alessandro Del Piero in the recent past.

Staff, family and friends are also welcome to come along and enjoy the VIP treatment at Tallaght stadium and enjoy the tournament and post-match entertainment. The event includes pre game team talk from the Shamrock Rovers FC management team, three matches on the hallowed turf at Tallaght stadium and a post-match meal and entertainment to make the event a night to remember!

The cost is €5k per team, proceeds of the event go towards our ambitious Community and Academy programmes.

The package includes

  • Drinks Reception on arrival for non-playing participants
  • Tickets to after match entertainment provided by comedian
  • Each playing participant will receive a Shamrock Rovers FC jersey
  • Pre-match team talk and warm up provided by Shamrock Rovers management team
  • PA announcing teams onto pitch
  • Professional referee and linesmen
  • Matchday programme provided including teamsheets and player profiles
  • Match will be recorded and link to video will be sent to all participants
  • Access to Corporate hospitality for 15 guests at a selected Shamrock Rovers match
  • 10 season tickets for remainder of season

If you would like any further information, please contact our CEO Brendan Murray on 0863919634 or brendanmurray@shamrockrovers.ie

ACADEMY SPONSORSHIP

Academy Sponsorship
Opportunities

The SRFC Academy is based at Roadstone Sports and Social Club in Kingswood and delivers an environment that promotes excellence, nurtures the best young Irish talent and produces professional players capable of playing for the SRFC first team and beyond. The SRFC Academy will develop rounded, well educated people, fully equipped for life as a professional footballer or otherwise.

The SRFC Academy is the first professional youth academy in the history of Ireland with 220 elite players between the age of 8 and 19. The Academy project involves the building of a full size 4G all weather pitch in February 2017 and improvements to the existing facilities at Roadstone Sports and Social Club to bring the facility to the same standard as Category 1 professional academies in the UK.The Shamrock Rovers Academy will be equivalent standard to English Premier League clubs and will be transformational for Shamrock Rovers and youth football in Ireland.

The Shamrock Rovers Academy offers a wide range of sponsorship opportunities such as pitchside advertising, branding on training kit, commercial opportunities (such as flyers and promotions) and much more.

If you would like any further information, please contact our CEO Brendan Murray on 0863919634 or brendanmurray@shamrockrovers.ie

Mascot Sponsorship

Give a child a great day at Tallaght Stadium. The mascot receives a Shamrock Rovers kit, meets the players, Hooperman and leads the team to the pitch. The mascot also features in the match programme and receives a souvenir photo of the occasion. Includes admission for the mascot and a guardian. Cost per mascot €100. Book here.

SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES

Player
Sponsorship

Sponsor a member of the 2017 Shamrock Rovers Squad/Backroom team.
https://shamrock-rovers-fc.myshopify.com/collections/sponsorship/products/2017-player-sponsorship Book Here. Book hereCost €300 per player.

Matchday Advertising Package

  • Branding with players pic in every matchday programme and on club website with a link to your website if required.
  • Photo with your sponsored player.
  • Your name or company club website with a link to your own site.
  • Presentation of the players’ jersey to the sponsor with photo opp.

PLAYER AVAILABILITY

For all inquiries about availability please contact us here or call 01 4605948

Matchball
Sponsorship

Sponsor the Matchball at any home game and be presented with a Shamrock Rovers matchball signed by the squad and management. Book here.

Matchball Advertising Cost

  • Category A Match €250
    (Category A matches include Bohemian FC, St Patrick’s Athletic, Dundalk FC and Cork City).
  • Category B Match €200

Matchball Advertising Package

  • 2 match tickets.
  • Full access to 1899 Suite pre-match & at half-time.
  • Private car parking in stadium car park for 1 car.
  • Matchday programme & website accreditation on www.shamrockrovers.ie
  • Complimentary matchday programmes.
  • Public address acknowledgement.
  • Presentation by a squad player of a signed matchball on the pitch at half-time.
  • Club photographer in attendance.

MATCHDAY AVAILABILITY