Genting Bet Named Official European Football Partner of The Telegraph – the online sports betting arm of Genting UK - has launched an official European Football partnership with Telegraph Media Group.

The partnership will span the knockout stages of the Champions League and Europa League through to the final games of both competitions, set to take place in May.

During this time will offer a broad range of exclusive odds to Telegraph readers, who will have access to those offers via The Telegraph’s betting guides. The guides will appear alongside The Telegraph’s editorial previews of all 26 knockout stage games, both in print and across the group’s digital channels. 

Barry Clemo, group marketing director at Genting UK said: “We are incredibly excited to confirm that The Telegraph and are now official European Football Partners.  It’s great to be onboard this year, particularly with seven British teams making it through to the knockout stages.  The partnership is a fantastic opportunity for two exciting brands to come together and deliver a truly unique gaming experience to both Genting customers and Telegraph readers.”

The exclusive partnership also sees become Official Partner of the new Europe Edition of The Telegraph’s Fantasy Football League, which was launched on Monday, December 11th to coincide with The Champions League Draw.

The winner of the league, which is free to enter, will receive £5,000 in prize money. All the latest odds and offers for the knockout stage games, meanwhile, will be displayed across The Telegraph’s Fantasy Football pages online.

Steve Stiles, interactive sports manager at Telegraph Media Group, said: "I am delighted to welcome on board as The Telegraph's betting partner for the knockout stages of Europe's two most elite club competitions. We look forward to sharing their exclusive odds and offers with our vast audience of football fans including the thousands of registered managers competing in the Europe Edition of our long-standing Telegraph Fantasy Football league."