Championship outfit Reading FC have announced a change in kit partners ahead of the 2019/20 season, with Italian firm Macron set to take over from Puma. The Royals have inked a three year deal with Macron, which will see them outfit Reading till the end of the 2021/22 season.
Puma have been Reading FC’s partners for nearly one and a half decades ago, having begun their association with the club back in the 2004/05 season. Reading wore Puma kits for the three seasons they were in the Premier League- 2006/07, 2007/08 and 2012/13. They came close to returning to the top flight in 2017, but lost in the playoff final to Huddersfield Town.
At the time of writing, Reading are 19th in the EFL Championship, with 42 points from 44 games.
Italian sportswear company Macron have opted for a logo change, bringing in a more sharper look ahead of the new year. The new logo, in the words of the company, is inspired by the blade of a javelin (fast and sharp) and has been dubbed the Macron hero.
Macron provide kits to various football and rugby clubs (including national deals). Macron officially announced the logo change earlier this week- check out the pics and the video below Continue reading
These are the new Motherwell FC kits 2018/19, Motherwell’s new home and away uniforms for the upcoming Scottish Premiership season. Made by Macron, the new Motherwell tops were officially unveiled on June 22, 2018 by the club. The Steelmen finished 7th in the SPL in 2017/18.
The new home shirt, predominantly amber, will be paired with white shorts, while the alternate kit features a predominantly claret kit, paired with claret shorts and amber socks. Continue reading
This is the new Forest kit 2018/19, Nottingham Forest’s new home shirt for the upcoming Championship season. This the first Forest shirt to be made by Macron after the Italian firm inked a five year deal to replace Adidas as the club’s kit partners. Continue reading
These are the new Trabzonspor kits 2018/19, Turkish SuperLig outfit Trabzonspor’s new home and alternate uniforms for the upcoming season. Made by new kit partners Macron (who replace Nike), TS’ 18/19 kits were officially unveiled on 12 June, 2018. Continue reading
This is the new Bolton kit 2018/19, Bolton Wanderers FC’s new home strip for the upcoming EFL Championship season. Made by Macron, the new BWFC home shirt was officially unveiled on 8 June, 2018.
Bolton managed to preserve their Championship status with a stunning come from behind 3-2 victory over Forest on the final day of the 17/18 season, with late goals from David Wheater and Aaron Wilbraham helping them avoid relegation to League One. Continue reading