The Thirsty Whale Napier City Rovers Central League team have a long standing tradition of fueling up at the Forge Restaurant in Dannevirke when traveling to away games.
The Forge Restaurant is a highlight of the long drive south for the Blues when they are on the road.
A delicious breakfast at the popular Dannevirke eatery always leaves the squad feeling ready for the challenge ahead.
Announcing their sponsorship on their official Facebook page, the restaurant said they are delighted to be joining forces with the Ultra Football Central League champions.
"The Forge Restaurant is proud to announce that we are now official sponsors of the Napier City Rovers Central League football team."
"One of the most successful football clubs in New Zealand, Rovers were crowned Ultra Football Central League champions last season and coaches Bill Robertson and Stu James will be hoping to repeat the feat this season.
"Bec and the team at The Forge Restaurant will welcome the lads for breakfast on every away trip and hope that we can contribute towards a successful season."
Blues fans, when in Dannevirke, make sure you stop in at the Forge Restaurant.