The Premier League has become a money driver for all its participating clubs over the years.

As the desire for commercial revenue hots up, we’ve seen an increase in obscure ‘partners’ and deals to up those spreadsheet figures.

The introduction of Financial Fair Play has also ensured clubs must earn more to be able to spend more – a further catalyst for surreal sponsorships.

As Manchester United announce a ‘Global Lubricant Oil partner’, we thought we’d look back at eight deals to be signed by Premier League clubs over the years.

 

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