Stoke City Unveil 2015/16 Home and Away Kits
Stoke City and New Balance released the Potters’ new home and away kits last night. Home kit features the traditional red/white stripes, adding pinstripes inside the red ones, while the away kit is black with a green diagonal band and some grey details. It’s set to debut on field when they host Liverpool on 24th May.
Club América 2014-15 CCL Champions
Mexican giant América defeated Montreal Impact on Canadian soil with an aggregate 5-3 score to claim their sixth CONCACAF title and secure a place in this year’s FIFA Club World Cup. Las Águilas showed their relentless attack during all the competition, scoring a total of 35 goals in 10 games. Dario Benedetto and Oribe Peralta scored seven goals each, and the first was awarded as the best player of the tournament.
New Kit deals
This week saw three big kit deals announced. The first one was Chile signing an 8-year deal with Nike starting right after this summer’s Copa América, La Roja was being sponsored by PUMA since 2011. Rather than parting ways, Bayern Munich and Adidas agreed on a 10-year extension to their kit deal that includes a huge increase in the economic part. Last but not less important, Umbro announced a 5-year partnership with West Ham United in a pivotal moment for the club, as next season will be their last at Uptown Park and commemorative kits will be produced.
Sporting Kansas City Unveil 2015 Third Jersey
Sporting Kansas and Adidas released a stunning third kit featuring a combination of white and metallic silver with the club-related argyle pattern. The kit is set to be worn when they play Chicago Fire this weekend, and will be available at WorldSoccerShop on Monday, May 4.
International Champions Cup Fixtures
This summer we’ll have the return of some of Europe top clubs to compete with MLS ans Liga MX sides in the third edition of the International Champions Cup. Most games will be played on U.S. territory, and the full schedule was announced this week, with really exciting games that will make a success of this tournament, just as in past editions.
That’s it for this week’s recap. Keep an eye next week as Celtic will unveil their New Balance home kit on Monday, accompained by our weekly feed of features and articles.
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