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Absen extends with Chinese Super League

Absen has landed an extension to its contract as official LED display supplier to the Chinese Super League (CSL).

As the exclusive official LED display supplier of the CSL, Absen supplied LED solutions for 480 games in the 2017/2018 seasons.

CSLand Absen have now signed a supplementary agreement up to 2020.

Under the five-year partnership agreements, Absen will continue to have heightened involvement during the CSL games throughout the 2019, 2020 and 2021 seasons, helping CSL promote its brand as well as create more ROI for its sponsors.

The LED services provided by Absen to the football league include a total of 16 sets of Absen A97 LED perimeter displays for 16 stadiums, covering LED colour display hardware equipment, software and supporting services.

The LED pitch panels in each stadium measure approximately 96cm high by 128cm wide, with a depth of 16.3cm. With 204 panels, the overall width of the super-wide configuration measures more than 260 meters.

Designed for stadium perimeter applications, the European-standard A97 series offers robust reliability, excellent image clarity and contrast, brightness and visibility for fans and television viewers with horizontal viewing angle of 160 degrees and 125 degrees on the vertical plan.

These LED display are able to show statistics, graphics and animations, and sponsorship messages, creating values for CSL’s partners and sponsors by engaging the audience with their brands.

According to a recent official news conference, for the season 2018, more than 1.79 million people attended the first nine rounds of matches, with an average attendance of 24,900 people, making it the fifth most attended professional football league in the world.

Shanghai SIPG claimed their first ever Chinese Super League crown with a 2-1 victory over Beijing Renhe at Shanghai Stadium on November 7.

Image: Shanghai’s Hongkou Stadium