Kenya Premier League side AFC Leopards is set to open an official store. Ingwe will become the second KPL side to own a store after Wazito FC.
Fans of Ingwe will now be able to purchase the club’s original merchandise and other products the it will come up with from the store.
A picture of the yet to be completed store has been doing rounds on the internet and many fans of Ingwe are very impressed with the latest development.
The 13 time KPL champions have lately seen a change of fortunes under the leadership of chairman Dan Shikanda
Apart from recently unveiling a new team bus, the club signed a sponsorship deal with betting firm BetSafe, a deal that will see it get Kshs.45 annually for the next three years.
“We are very proud to announce this new major deal with the Betsafe brand, especially to our fans. For us, this sponsorship means everything, as it gives us a sense of security and work peace to be able to focus even more on becoming the best team in the country. With Betsafe, we have a reliable partner with strong focus on responsible gaming and passion for football”, said Shikanda when the deal with BetSafe was made public.
AFC Leopards last won the KPL in 1998 and fans are now optimistic that the glory days will soon return to the den
The Anthony Kimani led side finished the just cancelled KPL season at position six with 40 points.