Is the Bernabeu about to become the Windows Arena? Microsoft in talks with Real Madrid over naming the stadium
Computer giant Microsoft have confirmed they are talks with Real Madrid to sponsor their Santiago Bernabeu Stadium.
María Garaña head of Microsoft in Spain told Antena 3: 'They are speaking with us and with various other companies about the stadium' when asked by the television network how far advanced was their proposed link to the world’s richest club was.
Renamed: Real Madrid confirmed they are talking to Microsoft about the Santiago Bernabeu's naming rights
President Florentino Perez spoke recently about giving the stadium a 'new surname' and now it seems the Santiago Bernabeu Microsoft stadium is a frontrunner in the race to be the moniker of the club’s home.
Madrid are looking for ways to finance planned renovation work at the stadium and aware that Bayern Munich receive around 180m euros from their Allianz Arena deal they have moved to bring an end to 67 years of history.