SSE Airtricity extends title partnership of all three senior League of Ireland Divisions

9th November 2023

Title partnership of SSE Airtricity Men’s and Women’s Premier Divisions and SSE Airtricity Men’s First Division extended to December 2026.

  • Title partnership of SSE Airtricity Men’s and Women’s Premier Divisions and SSE Airtricity Men’s First Division extended to December 2026 


November 9, 2023: The League of Ireland is delighted to announce the extension of SSE Airtricity as the principal partner of all three senior Divisions in the League of Ireland.  

The announcement brings SSE Airtricity's commitment to the League of Ireland into its fifteenth season and sees the partnership extend to 2026.  

Over the course of the new agreement, SSE Airtricity will continue to amplify the partnership with an exciting range of programmes focusing on promoting sustainability, inclusion and diversity within the sport, and supporting League of Ireland players off the pitch with personal and professional development opportunities.  

These programmes will build on SSE Airtricity and League of Ireland’s initiatives to date including securing additional broadcasting, the LGBT Football Takeover which helped to create greater awareness for LGBTQ+ inclusivity in football, as well as a range of sustainability-based content and accreditations to improve the environmental sustainability of clubs and the wider community.  

Sean Kavanagh, FAI Commercial Director, said: “This announcement further strengthens the excellent relationship we have with SSE Airtricity and provides a platform for the League of Ireland to grow even further as interest reaches new levels year on year. SSE Airtricity have delivered a number of exciting projects with the League of Ireland already and we’re excited to work with them again over the course of the next three years to bring a whole new range of activations to bring further developments and initiatives to the League of Ireland.”  

Mark Scanlon, League of Ireland Director, said: “We’re delighted to renew our long-standing partnership with SSE Airtricity as title partner of all three senior League of Ireland Divisions. As interest in our League continues to rise, we are excited to have the continued support of such a committed partner. Over the next three years, we look forward to working with the team at SSE Airtricity to help further grow and develop our game and unlock the potential that the League of Ireland has to offer.” 

Speaking about the announcement, Ashley Morrow, SSE Airtricity Head of Brand, Advertising and Sponsorship, said: "This once again firmly cements our commitment to domestic football and making a positive contribution to communities across Ireland. Over the past 14 years, we’ve expanded from the SSE Airtricity Men’s Premier and First Divisions, to the SSE Airtricity Women’s Premier Division, and we have exciting plans to continue to grow the game for both women and men. The League of Ireland is enjoyed by so many across the country. We’re excited to continue to help drive that and further enhance the experience for players on and off the field, while partnering with football clubs across the country on their sustainability journey.”