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Last Updated: Monday, 3 May, 2004, 12:24 GMT 13:24 UK
Well fly with new sponsor
The Boyle brothers unveil Motherwell's new kit
Hugh and John Boyle unveil the strip with Terry Butcher
Motherwell have unveiled Zoom Airlines as their new club sponsor.

The three-year deal is believed to be worth more than 200,000 to the Scottish Premier League club, which has just come out of administration.

Motherwell majority shareholder John Boyle - whose brother, Hugh, founded Zoom - said: "This is a tremendous boost for the club.

"It was important that we managed to secure a long-term sponsor. I'm sure it will be a great partnership."

Motherwell say the deal increases financial security for the club, which went into administration two years ago.

Zoom at the weekend began operating low-cost flights from Glasgow, Gatwick and Stansted to six destinations in Canada.

And Zoom chairman Hugh Boyle said: "This is a great opportunity for Zoom Airlines.

"I'm delighted to see the airline supporting the club John and I grew up with and, when he suggested that Zoom get involved, we didn't have any hesitation."

Manager Terry Butcher added: "The team has done tremendously well this season and having a long-term sponsor in place helps us with our preparation for next season."






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