Everton Football Club announced today an extended multi-year technical partnership with iconic football brand Umbro.
Blues will continue to wear the famous double diamond brand, with Umbro
UK providing the Club with bespoke technical kit and training wear for
the men’s, ladies and Academy teams
as well as for fans.
Everton and Umbro share a long and successful history dating back to the 1970s.
the last five decades Umbro has produced many classic designs for The
Toffees – including one of the first kits with taping detail on the
sleeves, echoed in the running diamonds
around the cuffs of the 2018-19 kits.
has maintained a strong track record of working with fans and consulted
with thousands of Everton supporters over a 15-month period as part of
the design process for the current
month, the Club announced an enhanced deal with Fanatics, the global
leader in licensed sports merchandise, which means the Club’s Umbro
kits, training wear and merchandise will
be available in even more global territories, taking the Everton brand
further than ever before.
Commercial Director Alan McTavish said: “Umbro has a strong football
heritage and we are confident that they will continue to provide our
teams with bespoke kit designs and
great-looking, technically advanced training wear.”
Lucas, Head of Sports Sponsorship at Umbro UK, added: “We’re delighted
to extend our technical partnership with Everton. We have a proud
history working together and it’s great that
we can continue that relationship with such an ambitious club. We’re
really looking forward to delivering more memorable kits for the fans.”
The extended partnership begins at the start of the 2019-20 season, with the Club’s new kits to be unveiled in the close season.