Championship outfit Middlesbrough have announced a new kit deal with Hummel that will see the Teessiders outfitted by the Danish company for a period of five years beginning the 2018/19 season. The new Hummel Boro deal brings to an end Adidas’ current association with the club, which began in 2009.
Hummel last made shirts for Boro in the mid 1980’s, with the 1986/87 squad the last one to wear Hummel uniforms.
At the time of writing, Boro are still very much alive in the race for promotion to the Premier League next season.
Hummel currently supply jerseys to the likes of Charlton, FC Utrecht and the Danish national football team. Continue reading
This is what appears to be the new Scotland away kit 2018, Scotland’s new change strip for the 2018-2019 international season. Made by Adidas, the new shirt has not been officially released but is very likely to be the real deal.
Alex McLeish’s men will wear a yellow strip on their travels in the forthcoming season. They narrowly missed out on qualification for the 2018 World Cup, finishing third in their group behind England and Slovakia. Continue reading
We showed you Real Madrid’s new special icon jersey when it was released a few days ago, and kit makers Adidas have followed it up with another retro creation for one of their marquee clubs- Brazilian outfit Flamengo.
The new CR Flamengo Icon kit is in the club’s iconic red and black stripes, as can be seen in the pics below. The club is one of five Brazilian teams to have never been relegated from the top flight. In 2018, they are only one of two clubs in the 20 team Brasileiro Serie A to wear Adidas, with Palmeiras being the other. Continue reading
English Championship club Nottingham Forest have inked a new kit deal with Italian manufacturer Macron that will see the latter supply uniforms to NFFC for a period of five years beginning the 2018/19 season (June 1, 2018). The new NFFC Macron contract is the biggest in the club’s history and is a significant improvement over their previous deal with Adidas (Forest have been with Adidas since 2013). It also sees Forest join the likes of Lazio, Udinese and Sporting among major clubs to be outfitted by the Bologna bases firm.
At the time of writing, Forest are 15th in the Championship with 40 points from 34 games. Continue reading
This is the new Tigres third shirt 2018, a new third uniform for Tigres UANL for the 2018 Clausura season. Made by Adidas, the new Tigres 3rd jersey was officially unveiled on March 1, 2018. Tigres won the Apertura part of the 2017/18 Liga MX season, beating Monterrey 3-2 on aggregate in the two legged final to claim their 6th title. The jersey therefore features a 6th star (above the five) to mark this triumph.
The new shirt is an all grey creation from the Adidas stable and is here seen modelled by striker Andre-Pierre Gignac and his teammates. Building materials company CEMEX are the principal sponsors of this Tigres Clausura 2018 shirt, as can be seen in the pics below. Continue reading
This is the new Real Madrid icon top 2018, a special edition retro football shirt created by Adidas for Spanish giants Real Madrid. The blue and white jersey uses the club’s core colours. With 33 domestic league titles and 12 European Cup titles, Real are record holders, both in Spain and continentally.
French striker Karim Benzema is here seen modelling the new Real Madrid icon jersey, which was officially unveiled on March 1, 2018. Adidas are expected to come up with similar releases for their other clubs (notably Manchester United and Juventus) in the near future. Continue reading
Spanish Segunda Division side CA Osasuna have announced Euskaltel as their new principal kit sponsor. The Spanish telecommunications company will appear on the front of the Osasuna jersey for the rest of the 2017/18 season.
The club also unveiled a special kit for gender equality and to celebrate International Womens’ Day (May 8). The blue and pink strip, carrying the message “He for She”, will be worn this weekend when Osasuna take on Cadiz. The Euskaltel sponsored uniforms are therefore expected to be first seen in action later this month against Albacete.
Osasuna were relegated from La Liga at the end of the 2016/17 season along with Gijon and Granada. They’re currently 8th in the Segunda Division, twelve behind leaders Huesca Continue reading
These are the new LAFC MLS kits 2018, Los Angeles FC’s first ever home and away jerseys in the club’s history. Made by Adidas and sponsored by YouTube TV, the new uniforms will make their debut in the 2018 Major League Soccer Season.
LAFC’s deal with YouTube also marks the first occasion that a US professional sports team has sold regional broadcasting rights to am online streaming service.
LAFC’s new 2018 home kit is the black and gold one in the pic below, with white set to serve as their secondary/alternate shirt.
Both kits feature the “Shoulder to Shoulder” message inside the necktape, with the home kit having “Heart of the City” on the bottom left and the change uniform having “Inaugural Season” Continue reading