Friday, July 22, 2011
Mandiri Bank Sponsor ISL?
Mandiri Bank, along with four other SOE poured total funding Rp9 billion for the Indonesia national team to SEA Games 2011, November. Although still far from the national team needs to reach Rp20 billion more, PSSI chairman, Djohar Arifin Husin appreciate the commitment of five state-owned company.
A number of measures to assess the Bank to sponsor activities of the SEA Games squad opens the possibility for further cooperation. It is associated with the plan one of the largest banks in Indonesia is back to being the main sponsor of the Indonesia League competition.
Director of Finance Strategy of Mandiri Bank, Pahala M Mansuri admitted his side do have a concern for Indonesia to support the development of sports activities in the form of cooperation as well as sponsorship. Although reluctant to comment further, but he admitted that he did not rule it can be realized.
"No rule for it. But we can not comment," said Pahala in a press conference after the signing of cooperation PSSI with five state-owned at the Sultan Hotel, Jakarta, Thursday, July 21, 2011
Meanwhile, Djohar Arifin also added, "It's still long, but seen from their enthusiasm so, Insya Allah, it could happen," said Djohar brief.
Over the last few seasons, Indonesia Super League (ISL) sponsored by one of the largest cigarette producer in Indonesia, Djarum. As the turn of the new management, did not rule PSSI find another sponsor.