Eddie McGuire takes part in the Big Freeze Ice Slide challenge fundraising event for Motor Neurone Disease before the Melbourne Demons and Collingwood Magpies round 12 match at the MCG in Melbourne, Monday, June, 13, 2016.
Eddie McGuire takes part in the Big Freeze Ice Slide challenge fundraising event for Motor Neurone Disease before the Melbourne Demons and Collingwood Magpies round 12 match at the MCG in Melbourne, Monday, June, 13, 2016. AAP Image - Tracey Nearmy

McGuire comments: Holden discusses Collingwood sponsorship

HOLDEN says it is speaking to the Collingwood Football Club to "discuss the future of our sponsorship" in the wake of comments made by its president Eddie McGuire on radio.

The motoring company is one of four "premier partners" of the AFL club, and has made several posts on its Twitter account to convey its "disappointment" with McGuire.

"We are engaging with Collingwood to directly express our disappointment & discuss the future of our sponsorship," Holden said.

"Holden categorically disapproves of Eddie McGuire's inappropriate comments, along with those of his co-hosts.

"We pride ourselves on diversity, inclusion & social responsibility."

Read more at ABC News Online


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