How good would it be if your favourite band appeared on your favourite club’s jerseys?
Well, that is exactly what is going to happen for some German fans after the announcement that extreme metal band Heaven Shall Burn (HSB) will be the new primary shirt sponsors of local club FC Carl Zeiss Jena. Both HSB and FCC are from the German federal state of Thuringia and HSB guitarist Maik Wechert is a big fan of the club. The towns of Saalfeld (where HSB originated) and Jena are only 50 km apart.
Carl Zeiss Jena will wear these HSV sponsored kits against 1.FC Magdeburg Continue reading
West Ham United have ended their two season long association with Adidas after announcing that Umbro will be their new kit suppliers beginning 2015/16. The West Ham Umbro shirt deal is for a period of five years and sees the Hammers return to the diamond brand after a gap of five years. Umbro last produced kits for the Hammers back in the 2009-10 season, after which they opted to switch to Macron Continue reading
League Two side Newport County have today (April 29, 2015) unveiled their new home kit for the upcoming season. The new Newport County AFC home shirt has been made by Macron, and is sponsored by Mr.Tom, who have extended their sponsorship deal with the Exiles. Continue reading
This is the new Sporting Kansas City 2015 third jersey, a new silver and white kit for MLS outfit Sporting KC. Made by Adidas, the new silver shirt was officially unveiled on April 29, 2015 and will make its debut this weekend when Sporting host rivals Chicago Fire.
The white and “metallic silver” jersey features an argyle pattern across the chest and on the back, and is paired with white shorts and socks. Continue reading
These are the new Bradford City shirts 2015/2016, Bradford’s new home and away tops for the upcoming League One season. Made by Nike, the new BCAFC 2015/16 kits were officially unveiled on April 28, 2015 at the club’s official awards night. Bradford came close to clinching a spot in the League One playoffs this season, eventually finishing 7th with 65 points from 46 games, but a bigger achievement was without a doubt their stunning upset of Chelsea in the FA Cup in January earlier this year Continue reading
Napoli’s new 2015/16 season kits will be made by Kappa after the Partenopei inked a deal with the latter to replace Macron as the club’s official kit partners. The deal, for a period of five years, is apparently worth 8 million euros a season.
The deal sees Napoli return to Kappa after a gap of nine years. Kappa last outfitted the team in the 2005-06 season, following which the Naples side had partnerships with Diadora and Macron.
The deal is a big one for Kappa, which recently lost Sampdoria to Joma. Kappa will also allegedly be Leeds United’s new kit suppliers next season. Leeds, like Napoli, wore Macron in the 2014/15 season.
This is the new Cliftonville home kit 2015/16, Northern Irish side Cliftonville FC’s new home shirt for the upcoming Danske Bank Premiership season. The new Cliftonville jersey has been made by Puma (managed by Genesis Sports on behalf of the German manufacturer) and was officially unveiled on April 26, 2015.
The shirt features a solid red base with thick white trim and is sponsored by bookmakers Sean Graham Continue reading
These are the new Rochdale kits 2015/16, Rochdale AFC’s new home and away uniforms for the upcoming League One season. Dale have opted for a change of kit suppliers from FILA to Italian brand Errea, with the two parties signing a new three year deal. The new Rochdale AFC jerseys were officially unveiled on April 25, 2015. Continue reading