As the 2016 country’s top flagship league gears up for mouth-watering derbies this weekend, sponsors, Telekoms Network Malawi (TNM) has launched two football promotions aimed at exciting and actively engaging soccer lovers.
The two promotions dubbed as Predict and Win and Sapota Kawawa create a platform for supporters to actively engage soccer fans throughout the 2016 TNM Super League season.
Predict and Win gives an opportunity to supporters to predict results of the matches through SMS while Sapota Kawawa promotion, which shall be restricted to social media, will allow soccer lovers to post their latest photos captured at the stadiums as they enjoy TNM Super League games on TNMs social media page.
“As a brand we have introduced these promotions to fully engage football fans in the sport with TNM SMS service and let them participate beyond just watching the game,” said TNMs Head of Marketing, Webster Mbekeani.
According to Mbekeani, a particular game will be selected each week and a message will be broadcasted to subscribers for them to predict the final match result of the selected game.
In the Predict & Win promotion, TNM will be giving out cash to lucky customers ranging from K50,000 weekly to K100, 000 at the end of each month and the grand cash prize of K1.5 million shall be given away at the end of the promotion which shall coincide with the end of the league in December.
The promotion draws will be conducted on a weekly and monthly interval before the grand draw in December. To predict, subscribers are required to send SMS of their prediction to code 1515. Predictions shall close 30 minutes (2 PM) before kick-off of selected game.
In the Sapota Kawa promo, participants shall simply be required to take their images as they cheer and support their respective clubs and send them to TNMs social media handles that include; Twitter: @alwayswithyoumw, Instagram: @alwayswithyoumw and Facebook: Telekom Networks Malawi Limited.
Airtime worth K2,500 shall be awarded to each image with the most likes, most shared and most commented every week when the league in motion.
The Predict & Win promotion starts with Nyasa Big Bullets FC and Be Forward Wanderers game as well as Civo and Silver strikers game scheduled for Saturday and Sunday respectively.