Match Ball sponsorship package agreed with Bradford Bulls

Logistics company Expect Distribution has revealed a new partnership with rugby league side Bradford Bulls, which will see it become the official Match Ball sponsor for the 2024 season.

Bob Duffy, commercial director at the firm, said: “We are proud to be a Bradford-based business and employer and are pleased to be partnering with Bradford Bulls, which shows our support for the local community and our city.

“Engaging with the sport of rugby league, with its strong family values, caring for its community, and its supporting culture, resonates with us here at Expect and replicates our own values so a great match in many ways.

“Working with Ian and the team in putting this package together for Expect Distribution has been a great experience, the whole team have been a delight to work with and we see this as a good starting point for the future.

“We are excited to extend our support to Bradford Bulls for the coming season and wish the owners, the players, the fans and the city good luck with the target of getting to the Super League.”

Head of commercial at Bradford Bulls, Ian Stafford, added: “Having spoken to Bob and the team on numerous occasions over the last few weeks, their passion for working with businesses in Bradford for the betterment of the community was evident.”