There is one dream, one goal that unites fans across the country from small boys to grown men - the desire to sign for their local club. This transfer window, supporters of Mansfield Town have the chance to make it more than just a dream.
Papa John’s pizza this week launched Sign For Your Club, giving Stags supporters the opportunity to become an official squad member of Mansfield Town.
Papa John’s is the official pizza partner of the Football League and the company wanted to create a promotion that would make this transfer window even better for football fans.
With the creation of Sign For Your Club Papa John’s believes it will achieve the correct result.
All Mansfield Town fans have to do to be in with a chance of joining their heroes at Field Mill is register their interest at www.signforyourclub.co.uk.
This FANtastic opportunity will see one lucky supporter realise their childhood dream, as they are given an official squad place at their club, this will see them named on all official squad lists including matchday programmes.
Like all big signings they will be unveiled at a club press conference where they will get to sign their contract, before taking part in the traditional shirt unveiling, and finally the matchday presentation to the fans.
Andrew Gallagher, marketing director for Papa John’s, said: “Sign For Your Club gives Mansfield Town fans a unique chance to become an official squad member of the professional football club that they support. For most supporters, young and old, this remains just a dream – this February for one fan it will become a reality.”
To launch Sign For Your Club Papa John’s has teamed up with Skybet to sign legendary Sky presenters Jim White and Johnny Phillips.
With great experience of the excitement that the transfer window generates, Jim and Johnny have worked with Papa John’s and SkyBet to create a video which allows Mansfield Town’s fans to see what it would look like to be the Stags’s top target in the transfer window. Supporters can create their own at www.signforyourclub.co.uk.
Jim White said: “The January transfer window is always an exciting time for football fans, as they look to see whether their club will look to strengthen the team.
“This year the excitement is massively ramped up as supporters will be crossing their fingers, for the big signing to be them! It’s any football fans dream to be able to sign for their club”
In addition, to the kudos of becoming an official team member, Sign For Your Club will provide a number of fantastic prizes, including; signed shirt, free tickets to every home match for the remainder of the season, an official story in the Matchday programme, tour of the stadium, and, of course, a full replica kit complete with their name and number.
To be in with a chance of living the dream, fans should register their interest at www.signforyourclub.co.uk.