Tag: Visit Rwanda

Wolverhampton Wanderers v Brighton and Hove Albion - Premier League - Molineux Stadium Wolverhampton Wanderers Ruben Neves warms up before the Premier League match at Molineux Stadium, Wolverhampton. Picture date: Sunday May 9, 2021. Copyright: Naomi Baker

Arsenal latest: Onana offer, Buendia, Neves, Aubameyang, youth contracts, more

It can be hard to keep up with everything that's going on so here is a round up of the main Arsenal news and talking points from the last seven days.

Have Arsenal renewed their sleeve deal with Visit Rwanda?

On 23 May 2018, Arsenal announced that they had signed a three-year deal with Visit Rwanda to sponsor the club's sleeves, so will they be renewing that deal now that the three years have passed?

Arsenal fans need to speak out and say “Not in our Name!”

Over a year ago, Nick Cohen wrote a piece for The Guardian saying football fans should be asking hard questions about the money behind leading clubs and, on Human Rights Day, those questions still need asking.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - AUGUST 08: New Arsenal signing David Luiz at London Colney on August 08, 2019 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

David Luiz visits Rwanda

David Luiz spent his time during this international break in Rwanda with some of his family and the club have released a video of how that went.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 22: David Luiz of Arsenal throws the ball during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Aston Villa at Emirates Stadium on September 22, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Steve Bardens/Getty Images)

David Luiz expected in Rwanda today

David Luiz, along with his family, are expected to arrive in Rwanda today [Thursday] as part of Arsenal's Visit Rwanda sponsorship to help promote tourism to the region.

Arsenal’s Rwanda partnership wins award

Arsenal's partnership with Visit Rwanda has won an award for a 'unique and transformational partnership by an African brand' at the Best of Africa Awards.

Arsenal’s managing director makes eyebrow-raising claim

Arsenal's managing director Vinai Venkatesham has claimed that 51% of Arsenal fans now want to go on holiday to Rwanda thanks to the country's sleeve sponsorship with the club.
Arsenal coaches visit Rwanda for football clinic

Arsenal coaches visit Rwanda for football clinic

Arsenal youth coaches Simon McManus and Kerry Green have travelled to Rwanda to lead a five-day 'coaches-the-coaches' football clinic in the country. 
Arsenal and Visit Rwand via Arsenal.com

Arsenal approached controversial sponsor says CEO

The CEO of Rwanda's national development board claims Arsenal approached Rwanda about a shirt sponsorship deal, not the other way around

Arsenal players receive surprise at training

Arsenal players were surprised this week during training when a group of Rwandan drummers turned up to entertain them.

Podcast: Why outrage over Arsenal’s deal with Rwanda but not with Fly Emirates?

There has been a lot of talk over the past week or so about Arsenal’s sleeve sponsorship deal with Rwanda yet the moral outrage from some journalists that greeted news of the arrangement has been conspicuously lacking in relation to deals with the likes of Emirates, Etihad, or Roman Abramovich.

Rwanda hits back after Arsenal deal criticism

Rwanda have hit back after criticism of their sponsorship deal with Arsenal.

Arsenal agree historic deal

Arsenal have signed a sleeve sponsorship deal with the Rwanda Development Board, agreeing to display "Visit Rwanda" on their shirts next season.