EcommerceBytes-NewsFlash, Number 2533 - May 02, 2011     4 of 5

Oakland Raiders and A's to Play in Coliseum

Email This Story to a Friend has acquired the naming rights to the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum for a reported $7.2 million. The Coliseum is now known as Coliseum. The six-year deal covers the stadium facility that is home to both the NFL Oakland Raiders and the MLB Oakland Athletics.

As part of the new alliance receives branding opportunities through stadium signage, Internet, television, radio and print promotion. The Coliseum plays host to more than 100 events annually, including 10 Raiders games, 81 A's games, MLS and international soccer matches, concerts and corporate events.

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