Emirates Celebrates with 2014 FIFA World Cup Winner Germany
Emirates, an Official FIFA Worldwide Partner, was at the thrilling finale of the World Cup to congratulate and celebrate with champions Germany.
As soon as the captivating game, with just one outstanding goal securing the German team’s win was over, the airline’s multinational crew were ready with the medals for FIFA President Sepp Blatter.
Tim Clark, President, Emirates Airline said: “It was a fitting finale to an outstanding tournament. The FIFA World Cup final really resonated with Emirates as both these proud nations – Germany and Argentina – are on our route network. We have transported more than 18,000 supporters to the tournament in the past month from all over the world, a testament to the close connection we enjoy with communities and fans of the sport worldwide. Such electrifying events, the passion of the players and the fans, and the incredible successes on the field are why we continue to invest in sports sponsorship, particularly football.”
Emirates has been an Official FIFA Worldwide Partner since 2006. For the 2014 tournament, the airline partnered with Cristiano Ronaldo and Pelé, who were appointed as their Global Ambassadors.
Emirates connects people around the globe. The airline’s vast portfolio of international sports and cultural sponsorships brings people together to discover, enjoy, and share enriching experiences.
Leading Football clubs such as Arsenal FC, Real Madrid C.F., AC Milan, Paris Saint-Germain and New York Cosmos sport iconic ‘Fly Emirates’ jerseys. Emirates is an Official FIFA Worldwide Partner and the Official Airline of the Asian Football Federation and Zain Saudi Professional League. Emirates’ commitment to other sports include Tennis (ATP World Tour, Emirates ATP Rankings, Emirates Airline US Open Series, US Open, French Open), Golf (Emirates Australian Open Championship, DP World Tour Championship), Cricket (All major ICC events and ICC Elite Panel of Umpires), Horse Racing (Emirates Melbourne Cup, Dubai World Cup),Australian Rules Football (Collingwood FC), Rugby (Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens, Main Sponsor of USA Rugby) and Formula One(Global Partner).
Also a dedicated supporter of global arts and culture, Emirates is proud to sponsor the Sydney and Melbourne Symphony Orchestras as well as the San Francisco Symphony and world-class events such as Dubai International Film Festival, Emirates Airline Festival of Literature and Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival.