Valletta F.C: launches mobile phone service Published on: 04-12-2010

Valletta F.C. launches mobile phone service

Valletta Football Club is proud to launch it's own mobile phone service under the name "VFC Mobile". This is yet another first in Maltese football and further adds to the club's merchandise and projects.

The service will be launched in partnership with YOM Ltd. and will be using the radio network of Vodafone whereby customers will be able to enjoy the reliability of the Vodafone radio network as well as the many international roaming partners, that Vodafone has a roaming agreement with, while travelling.

During a press conference held at the Le Merdien, St Julians, club President Victor Sciriha said that this was another important page in the history of the club which was always at the forefront in new ventures to tap the potential of its considerable pool of loyal supporters.

Mr. Sciriha inaugurated the service by making the first call on VFC mobile and announced that there will be special offers for customers who will be joining the VFC mobile community, details of which will be communicated at a later stage.

Customers joining VFC Mobile may retain their existing mobile number or buy a new number. The VFC mobile tariffs are very competitive and amongst the lowest in the market.

The Valletta FC President said that the club would also be launching a competition for its mobile subscribers which will culminate at the end of June where the lucky winner would be taken with the with the team to a club's away international commitment in Europe. Victor Sciriha ended by thanking Matthew Mullholland for designing the VFC Mobile logo, Jean Pierre Baldacchino, David Xuereb and Ricky Reeves for their help.

Malcolm Mallia, Director of YOM VFC mobile's partner in this venture, said that YOM was very excited to be introducing mobile telephony into the sports arena and will be doing this with the biggest football club in Malta which has a such a rich history of successes, and looked forward to yet another clubb success story. Our aim is definitely not to compete with the big operators but to offer trusted rich services to loyal communities like the one Valletta FC has with its fans.

All those who are interested to learn more about the VFC mobile service can phone customer care on 96960100, or phone customer care 100 from any VFC Mobile lines or visit the club's official website