Feb 01, 2024 - FAS
Today, 1 February, the Selangor Football Club, Selangor FC announced that Daikin Malaysia has continued its collaboration for the second year as the official Platinum Partner of the club, following the signing ceremony of the cooperation agreement document between the two parties this morning.
The document signing ceremony was held at the Daikin Malaysia Sdn Bhd, Sungai Buloh and was witnessed by Selangor FC Chairman, His Royal Highness Tengku Amir Shah Ibni Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah Alhaj and Daikin Malaysia Sdn Bhd Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Toshiharu Tsurumaru. It was also attended by Chief Executive Officer of Selangor FC, Dr. Johan Kamal Hamidon and Mr. Lawrence Song, Managing Director of Daikin Malaysia Sales & Service Sdn Bhd.
The sponsorship was renewed this time, with Daikin Malaysia contributing the funds to the Selangor FC squad for their second year as a strategic partner of the club as they compete in the Malaysian League for the 2024 season, which begins in May.
Chief Operating Officer of Daikin Malaysia, Mr. Toshiharu Tsurumaru said, "We at Daikin Malaysia are very happy to embark on this journey together with Selangor FC. This year, Daikin Malaysia is celebrating its 100th year anniversary, and we look forward to leveraging the strengths and resources of both Selangor FC and Daikin Malaysia. Our shared vision is to create memorable moments, inspire greatness, and leave a lasting impact on the football community. Selangor FC dedication towards teamwork, inclusivity and passion align with ours, making this partnership a natural fit,” he added.
Chief Executive Officer of SFC, Dr. Johan Kamal Hamidon is thankful for the continuation of this collaboration and hopes that it can give advantages to both parties.
"First of all, congratulations to Daikin for the 100th year of existence. We at Selangor FC are extremely grateful and proud that Daikin Malaysia wishes to continue sponsoring the team for the 2024 season. This is a significant milestone for the club since we received authorization from an international firm, such as Daikin Malaysia, to be one of the team's primary sponsors for two years in a row. We will strive to repay the trust given, and we will continue to share expertise with each other to achieve the goals of this cooperation," he said.
Also expressing his happiness, the Chairman of Selangor FC, His Royal Highness Tengku Amir Shah Ibni Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah Alhaj had time to share his thoughts immediately after the signing ceremony.
"I am delighted to hear that Daikin Malaysia intends to continue its partnership with Selangor FC in the 2024 season. With that, I'd like to express my heartfelt gratitude to Daikin for their willingness to support the team for two consecutive years. I trust that this collaboration arrangement would pique the attention of other corporations in Malaysia and beyond in becoming strategic partners of Selangor FC in the future," added His Majesty.
Selangor FC would love to congratulate Daikin Malaysia for the 100th year anniversary. We wish the best of the best to Daikin Malaysia. Hopefully, with this partnership, we will celebrate greater achievements together in the year of 2024.