Signed Liverpool FC Champions League Winning Shirt up for grabs in Toolbox Prize Draw!
Sports fans get ready for the lastest www.Toolbox.co.uk competition. The UK's largest online tools retailer has announced that a fully signed Liverpool FC shirt from the 2005 Champions League final is up for grabs is up for grabs in their Facebook competition
[UKPRwire, Thu Jul 21 2011] E-commerce pioneer Plumbworld are proud to announce the launch of a Free Prize Draw on Facebook promoted by their hand & power tools site www.ToolBox.co.uk .
The prize is a framed Liverpool FC shirt from the unforgettable 2005 Champions League Final in Istanbul, signed by the entire winning team.
A crowd of 70,000 sat and watched on the edge of their seats and millions more at home as Liverpool were being crushed 3-0 by the favourites, a mighty Milan team who had progressed to the final after winning their group ahead of Barcelona. During the second half, in a stunning comeback Liverpool scored three goals in six minutes to level the scores at 3-3. Liverpool FC went on to win the game on penalties 3-2 and made it five European Cups from six finals which meant the club were awarded the trophy permanently. Widely regarded as one of the greatest finals in the competition's history, the match is often referred to as the "Miracle of Istanbul".
Mark Satterley, Financial and Commercial Director of Toolbox said “As a Liverpool fan myself it gives us great pleasure to offer something to our customers from a time that is cemented in Liverpool FC’s magnificent history. We are proud of our business here at Toolbox and it is exciting to be able to offer a prize that links our company with one of the most successful football teams in the world”
Founded in 1892 Liverpool Football Club are the second most successful club in the history of English football with a rich ancestry that is steeped in glory and silverware winning no less than 59 major trophies in 119 years.
James Hickman, Managing Director of Toolbox commented: “This is our first online competition using Social Media and we think that Facebook is the ideal platform to promote this because we can advertise the details directly to fans of Liverpool Football Club for a relatively low price, using Facebook ads”
Entering the competition is easy, as long as you have a facebook account, just log onto the Toolbox Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/www.ToolBox.co.uk , hit the “Liverpool Shirt” button on the left hand side, underneath the logo, and enter your name and email address.
The competition closes on 31st December 2011 and the winner will be announced on the Toolbox Facebook page and notified by email in the first week of January 2012.
Plumbworld was an early pioneer of online trading, started by James and Anita Hickman in 1999 and was sold to the Grafton Group PLC in December 2006, Plumbworld now employ more than 50 people in their purpose built warehouse and offices and boast an astonishing 37 websites selling everything from tools and bathrooms to barbecues and woodburning stoves. The business has a turnover in excess of £18 million and is growing at more than 20% year on year.