Hyundai A-League champions Central Coast Mariners have agreed a sponsorship deal with goods and services trading company Bartercard, reports, The agreement will see Bartercard's logo emblazoned on the Mariners' home and away playing shorts for the duration of the 2013/14 season, as well as on their training shorts and corporate inventory.

The deal, which came into effect in time for the Mariners' opening day draw against Western Sydney Wanderers at Bluetongue Stadium on Saturday, is Bartercard's first A-League sponsorship.

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