FIFA World Cup™ Media Kit

Visa is one of just six global FIFA Partners, possessing exclusive rights in the financial services product category for all FIFA World Cup™ activities around the world. Starting with its debut as an official sponsor at the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™, Visa’s FIFA partnership provides Visa with worldwide exclusive access to the FIFA World Cup™ and more than 40 other FIFA competitions. FIFA World Cup™ events can be activated by Visa’s financial institution clients and merchant partners, creating a powerful opportunity for the sponsorship to drive business, achieve maximum exposure and improve brand lift, global reach and local relevance.

These celebrated FIFA competitions create economic benefits for host nations and provide Visa with an opportunity to build business for its financial institution clients and merchant partners. Working together, Visa and FIFA create exclusive and unique programs at FIFA tournaments that drive incremental value to Visa accountholders and clients.

Once in a Lifetime

Visa is carried by millions of football fans across the globe. With its integrated accountholder marketing promotions that get to the very heart of their passion for the game, Visa is committed to enhancing the FIFA World Cup™ experience for fans. Visa accountholders have exclusive access to tickets for FIFA tournaments via Visa sponsored pre-sale events.


Visa Sponsorship Approach
Visa’s FIFA Sponsorship Fact Sheets
  • Visa FIFA Partnership Overview - An overview of Visa's FIFA partnership and how the company brings value to the business, its stakeholders and the fans’ overall experience.

  • Visa FIFA Partnership At A Glance - A snapshot of Visa's FIFA partnership and activation programs.

  • Global Financial Literacy Efforts - For more than a decade, Visa has been developing free financial literacy programs throughout the world that teach individuals how to spend, save and budget responsibly.

2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Press Materials

For further inquiries, images or assets, contact:
Andrew Gerlt
Visa Inc.
U.S.: +1 (650) 432-8375
Brazil: +5521994980594
agerlt@visa.com

Receive updates on the latest news at Visa by signing up for our RSS feed. Read more...

Brand & Sponsorship

Visa's sponsorship of events brings our brand to life and creates value for our stakeholders. Read more...

Generating Visitor Spending: Mega-Sporting Events

To learn more about Visa's recently released report, please click here. Read more...

Visa Money Tips

If you are heading to Brazil for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™, read Visa’s useful money tips. Download and print a PDF version of Visa’s Money Tips Checklist here. Read more...