Kaizer Chiefs and Nike signed a ‘long-term’ extension that will see the American apparel company continue to by the team’s technical sponsor providing the official match jerseys, training gear, and apparel.

“We are happy to renew our partnership with Kaizer Chiefs,” Seruscka Naidoo, Nike’s communications manager, said. “Consistent with all partnerships, our contracts remain confidential.”

Chiefs are one of the most popular and best-known South African club teams with an estimated 16 million supporters around the world.  The club celebrated their 45th anniversary last season.

Puma was rumored to be interested in signing Amakhosi away from Nike.