Determination and Confidence –
Croatia and Hungary national football teams head to Euro 2016 with MOL Group’s support
On 13 January 2016, Zsolt Hernádi, Chairman-CEO of MOL Group, and Sándor Csányi, President of the Hungarian Football Federation, announced that MOL Group would be the main sponsor of the Hungary National Football Team for 2016.
“We really hope that with this sponsorship we can contribute to the success of the Hungarian national football team. I do not think there is a country that was waiting to participate at an international football tournament more than Hungary. The successful qualification of the national football team proves that we can achieve everything with confidence, commitment and effort. This is our business philosophy as well.” - said Zsolt Hernádi.
INA, a member of MOL Group, has been the general sponsor of the Croatian Football Federation since 2013. Over the years, INA has traditionally been a strong partner of athletes and renowned sporting events. The Croatian national football team is supported across and beyond the country with much energy and enthusiasm, that is why INA, the largest Croatian company, is proud to continue being part of the team's successes.
MOL Group also supports the national football cups in Slovakia and the Czech Republic: the Slovnaft Cup since 2011, and the MOL Cup since 2015.
Energy and teamwork in the world of ice hockey
Ice hockey reflects values are also predominant in MOL Group: fair play, teamwork, stamina, dynamism and success.
Ice hockey became one of the key supported sport area of MOL Group when it began its regional expansion. By establishing MOL League, our aim was to create a renowned professional league in Central Europe, and strenghten ice hockey in the region. Over the years, MOL League became a success story. In 2015, the Hungarian Men’s National Ice Hockey Team promoted to the top division achieved this outstanding result with six MOL League players. The National Team will compete against the world’s best with our support in the 2016 World Championship in Russia.