Herbalife Vietnam becomes sponsor of AFF Suzuki Cup 2020

June 24, 2021 | 22:38
Herbalife has become an official sponsor of the AFF Suzuki Cup 2020, including financial support and sports nutrition products for football players who will participate in the competition.
Herbalife Vietnam becomes sponsor of AFF Suzuki Cup 2020
Herbalife Vietnam is a sponsor of the AFF Suzuki Cup 2020

Premier nutrition company Herbalife Vietnam announced its sponsorship of the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup 2020 last week (June 18).

Vu Van Thang, general manager for Herbalife Vietnam and Cambodia said, "We are delighted and proud to be an official supporter of this important football competition in the ASEAN region. The sports sponsorship exemplifies our commitment to helping people live healthy active lifestyles. Also, we hope our nutrition support will help the participating players optimise their performance on the field.”

AFF president, major general Khiev Sameth, said, “With a population of over 600 million people where football is the number one sport, the AFF Suzuki Cup offers a great bridge for sponsors to get closer to Southeast Asian fans through their passion. Herbalife Nutrition is a renowned international brand and we are delighted to welcome them into the AFF Suzuki Cup family. We are confident that they will bring great value to our players as well as fans in Asia and have a meaningful connection with them all."

Herbalife Vietnam started its long-term partnership with the Vietnam Olympic Committee (VOC) and Vietnam Paralympic Association (VPA) in 2012. Herbalife Nutrition aims to support the aspirations of Vietnamese athletes to outperform and achieve better results in regional and international sporting events. Under this partnership, Herbalife Vietnam provides its wide range of nutrition products, sports nutrition consulting, and training to the athletes and coaches of VOC and VPA.

Globally, Herbalife Nutrition is proud to sponsor more than 190 world-class athletes, teams, and events around the globe, including Cristiano Ronaldo.

Herbalife Vietnam becomes sponsor of AFF Suzuki Cup 2020
Herbalife Vietnam is a long-standing sponsor of Vietnamese athletes

Late last year, the AFF announced that the AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 will be held from December 5, 2021 to January 1, 2022, following the postponement of the tournament due to the pandemic. The AFF is continuing to work closely with the various Member Associations and partners to provide further updates on the 2021 tournament as soon as they are available.

The AFF Suzuki Cup is a biennial football competition organised by the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF), accredited by FIFA, and contested by the national ‘A’ teams of Southeast Asia. In view of the coronavirus situation, the AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 has been postponed until December 2021.

By Nguyen Huong

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