Herbalife Vietnam becomes an Official Sponsor of Vietnam’s National Football Teams

3:43:55 PM | 15/7/2021

Premier nutrition company Herbalife Vietnam today announced its sponsorship of Vietnam’s National Football Teams, in accordance with an official partnership between the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) and Herbalife Vietnam. The event marks the first time Herbalife Vietnam has been the official sponsor of the Men’s National Football Team, the Women’s National Football Team, and the U22/U23/Olympic National Football Team. The sponsorship will run from 2021 to 2024.

Mr. Vu Van Thang, General Manager for Herbalife Vietnam and Cambodia, said “Our sponsorship of Vietnam’s National Football Teams is another indication of our strong commitment to promoting healthy active lifestyles in local communities, following our consistent support for various sports events in Vietnam over the past decade. I believe that our support will help enable Vietnamese football players to have the best preparation to optimize their performance on the pitch and enrich the country’s sports history with new breakthroughs. At the same time, we’re delighted that in this partnership VFF and Herbalife Vietnam share the same goal of inspiring the wider community to live healthier lives through connecting football lovers.”

Mr Le Hoai Anh, General Secretary of VFF, said “Herbalife Vietnam’s announcement of sponsoring Vietnam’s National Football Teams has been great news for the Vietnam football community. We would like to warmly welcome Herbalife Nutrition to Vietnam’s football family and express our sincere thanks to you for your sponsorship. I believe that Herbalife Nutrition, as a premier nutrition company and a strong supporter of Vietnam sports, will provide much valuable help to Vietnam’s football teams in our ongoing endeavours to continue advancing in regional and international sporting arenas. We also believe that together, through this partnership, we will roll out various activities to encourage local people to do physical exercise and play sports more regularly to live healthier lifestyles.”

Football player Que Ngoc Hai, representing Vietnam’s National Football Team, said “I feel proud to have the companionship of a leading nutrition brand like Herbalife Nutrition, which has been a sponsor of several world-class athletes, teams and events around the globe. I hope this milestone will be the start of a long-term and comprehensive sponsorship from Herbalife Nutrition for Vietnam’s football teams, covering nutritional products, nutritional expertise and athletic training.”

Herbalife Vietnam started its long-term partnership with Vietnam Olympic Committee (VOC) and Vietnam Paralympic Association (VPA) from 2012. Herbalife Nutrition aims to support aspirations of Vietnam athletes to outperform and garner better results in regional and international sporting events. Under this partnership, Herbalife Vietnam provides its wide range of nutrition products, sports nutrition consulting and training to the athletes and coaches of VOC and VPA.

Thu Ha (Vietnam Business Forum)