Sweet Dreams of Burnley has sponsored a girls’ football team in the town for last two years, which has won both the league and the cup in both seasons – an unheralded double achievement.
The Under 9s Clarets play in the West Lancashire Girls Football League, named National Charter Standard league of the year in 2013 by the Football Association. Meanwhile, this season is the 20th anniversary of Burnley FC Girls and Ladies – a formidable club with over 160 registered players of all ages, including a first team which plays in the North West Women’s Regional Premier League.
Next season, Sweet Dreams will continue to sponsor the team, who will take to the field as the Under 11s.
‘We fully appreciate the support we receive from Sweet Dreams and the girls love to wear the smart kit emblazoned with the Sweet Dreams logo,’ says John Halton, secretary of Burnley FC Girls and Ladies. "It’s excellent news that the team will be sponsored by Sweet Dreams for a third season."
Riaz Ahmed, MD and founder of Sweet Dreams, says: ‘We are thrilled that the team has enjoyed so much success while wearing our logo on their shirts, and we’re proud to support our local community in this way. We congratulate the Under 10s players together with their coach and manager on their remarkable achievements, and wish them all the best for next season as the Under 11s."