Portuguese giants Benfica have joined Arsenal, Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain in the list of major clubs to be sponsored by Emirates after inking a sponsorship deal with the airline. The deal, beginning the 2015/16 season and till the end of the 2017/18 season, is reportedly worth 8 million euros per season. Benfica are the reigning Portuguese champions, having won the 2014/15 edition of the Primeira Liga.
At the press conference, Benfica also unveiled their new Adidas made kit for the 2015/2016 Portuguese Liga season
UAE firms were the single biggest shirt sponsors across Europe for 2014/15, and Emirates are reportedly also in talks to sponsor the FA Cup.