Houston Dynamo enter partnership with BHP Billiton

Dynamo to debut jerseys featuring new jersey sponsor on Friday vs. NYRB; Dash debut on Saturday

The Houston Dynamo and BHP Billiton [NYSE: BHP] have entered a partnership that makes the global resources company the exclusive jersey sponsor and premier partner of the two-time MLS Cup champions.

The Dynamo will debut jerseys featuring BHP Billiton in Friday’s home game against the New York Red Bulls at BBVA Compass Stadium (7:30 p.m. CT; TICKETS).

BHP Billiton’s partnership with the Houston Dynamo includes the company’s logo on Dynamo and Dash jerseys, sponsorship of a home game and other premier partnership signage and marketing elements.

Tim Cutt, President of BHP Billiton Petroleum & Potash, said: “We are proud to announce our partnership with the Houston Dynamo and join our name with a leading organization that brings so much enjoyment to Houston and our international community. We are very excited that the BHP Billiton name will be front and center on Dynamo jerseys as we watch them play here in Houston and around the United States.”