Uganda Premier League side Wakiso Giants Football Club are set to announce a deal with betting company 1Xbet as their new shirt sponsor.
According to a source within the club that preferred anonymity, the deal will be in the range of $65,000 which is over 230 million shillings, for a yet to be confirmed time frame.
This website has however learned that the partnership will commence at the start of the 2022/23 campaign.
The Russian betting gurus have thoughout the 2021/22 season been the shirt sponsors for relegated side Tooro United, in a deal that has been worth over 110 million shillings.
The Purple Sharks have from 2020 had Wardwizards as their official Shirt sponsors. They took over from Purple Restaurant who started with the club in 2018.
Wakiso are currently eighth on the league table with 36 points with two games to the end of the campaign. They will host Vipers SC on Saturday with KCCA FC their last match.