The Evolution of the Soccer Jersey
Once upon a time, the humble soccer jersey served little purpose other than to tell the difference between two teams. (more…)
2019 MLS Jersey Sponsors
by Han Bowers – The 2019 MLS season, the 24th season for the U.S.’ top division, kicked-off in March and will crown a champion on October 6. The league features 24 clubs with the addition of expansion side FC Cincinnati. (more…)
Gambling Company Proposes Radical Change for Football Jersey Sponsorships
The front of jersey sponsorship deals are big business in soccer and gambling companies are a prime beneficiary using the marketing spots to get in front of millions of fans each weekend. (more…)
Why did USWNT Players Wear Famous Names on their Jerseys Against England?
The United States women’s national team confused some fans by wearing the names of famous people (other than themselves) on the back of their jerseys in their 2-2 draw with England in the 2019 SheBelieves Cup on March 2. (more…)
Manchester City Sign $860 Million Deal with Puma
Manchester City and Puma have signed a partnership agreement that is reportedly worth $860 million over 10 years. The deal will see the Premier League club outfitted by Puma starting on July 1, 2019. (more…)
Werder Bremen Debut 120th Anniversary Jersey
Werder Bremen is celebrating their 120th anniversary and took to the field in their 4-0 win over FC Augsburg wearing a commemorative jersey by Umbro. Only 1899 of the jersey were made. (more…)
February 9 – £1m Transfer Fee Landmark
With the astronomical transfer fees associated with player moves in the modern game it is hardly noteworthy when a player makes a move for a mere £1m but that was the case on this day (February 9) in soccer history in 1979 when England forward Trevor Francis transferred from Birmingham City to Nottingham Forest for £1,180, 000 marking the first time a player made a move for over 1 million pounds. (more…)
FC Cincinnati Unveil New Crest
FC Cincinnati unveiled a new club crest for their move to Major League Soccer in 2019. The crest will continue to highlight the orange and blue club colors. The winged Lion plays a more prominent role on the new crest. (more…)
New York City FC Partners with PLAYR SmartCoach system
After announcing their partnership today with PLAYR, the GPS tracking system, New York City FC will look to elevate their game to new heights through precise and measurable data. (more…)
The Collector Series – Donald Wine
The Collector Series by World Soccer Shop highlights the stories of those who have continued the longstanding tradition of jersey collecting. Their collections tell the story of community, country and pride in their supporting club. For Donald Wine, his story intertwines these themes into a story featuring the United States National Team’s most passionate fan club.
The Collector Series – Melissa Ortiz
The Collector Series by World Soccer Shop highlights the stories of those who have continued the longstanding tradition of jersey collecting. Their collections tell the story of family, community and pride in their supporting club. For Melissa Ortiz, her story intertwines these themes into a Colombian legacy.
The Collector Series – Alberto Polanco
The Collector Series by World Soccer Shop highlights the stories of those who have continued the longstanding tradition of jersey collecting. Their collections tell the story of finding a home and community through a shared passion and pride in their supporting club. For Alberto Polanco, his story is no different.
Real Madrid Eye Record $1.25 BILLION Jersey Deal With adidas
Real Madrid is rumored to be climbing to new heights. Los Blancos are ready to sign a record $1.25 billion 10-year deal with adidas according to Marca. The deal would be the most expensive technical sponsorship in soccer. (more…)
The Collector Series – Darren Spruill
The Collector Series by World Soccer Shop highlights the stories of those who have continued the longstanding tradition of jersey collecting. Their collections tell the story of family, community and pride in their supporting club. For Darren Spruill, his story intertwines these themes into a narrative of perseverance and love for the game. (more…)
Michael Jordan Visits PSG, 40,000 Fans Show Up
The Jordan Brand made headlines when they announced a partnership with European soccer club Paris Saint Germain and released a limited edition collaboration earlier this month. And Michael Jordan surprised fans with a visit to the Parc des Prince on Wednesday. (more…)
Zlatan Ibrahimović Scores Goal #500
In the 43rd minute of the match against Toronto FC, Zlatan Ibrahimović has joined historic company by scoring his 500th career goal. Currently, only two active players have achieved such a feat: Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. (more…)
Take Your Game To The Next Level With PLAYR
No longer exclusive to professional clubs, the PLAYR SmartCoach system, designed by market leaders Catapult Sports, has made its long-awaited arrival to the U.S.. PLAYR combines the latest GPS player tracking with personalized sports science to help improve performance for every kind of soccer player. (more…)
PSG X Jordan presented by World Soccer Shop and Black Arrow FC
World Soccer Shop & Black Arrow FC are proud to present the limited edition co-lab from PSG & Jordan. Two icons are brought together in this shoot by Kola Shobo, featuring The Oakland Crew: Koran Street, Tree Thomas, Kevin Allen and Selena DS. (more…)
What The Comments Say: PSG X Jordan
The PSG X Jordan collection created waves of comments and reactions on Social Media upon announcement. Though not the first Jumpan endeavor in the soccer world, this is the first time ever a professional soccer club dons Jordan, which surprised both casual and diehard fans. (more…)
What is the (UEFA) Nations League?
The UEFA Nations League kicked off today leaving many fans with blank expressions on their faces and one question, What is the UEFA Nations League? (more…)