Owner helps Rotherham again: Raises sponsorship by £2 million

27 February 2019

Tony Stewart, Rotherham
Photo: Getty Images Rotherham United Chairman and owner, Tony Stewart, helped the club to be financially stable in a year where the current Championship club played in League 1

Income has fallen by 24 per cent for Rotherham United. Thanks to a sponsorship from the chairman’s company, the club’s pre-tax loss halved from the year before.

Nikolaj Babis Nielsen contact@offthepitch.com

Falling revenue as a result of Rotherham United’s relegation to League One in the 2017/2018 campaign meant the club’s chairman and owner Tony Stewart had to put his hand in his pocket to keep the club financially stable after losing almost £5 million in TV money.

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