On the 30th of March 2016, SportPesa, alongside LG & SJAK, launched the new partnership of the “SportPesa SJAK Player of the Month Award” for the SportPesa Premier League 2016 season. SportPesa has pledged Kshs. 2, 760,000 to go as award money to the player of the month & new this year, the club from which the player hails will also be in contention to winning award funds too. The funds each monthly winner gets shoots up from Kshs. 50,000/= to Kshs.100,000/= with this new deal. The club the player hails from will attain a Kshs. 50,000/= prize that will help boost the club’s push to excellence in player growth & support.
LG too, renewed their pledge to giving a 43” TV to the player of the month just like last season that will go hand in hand with the cash prize & trophy.