F.C.R.B. launched their new 2009 Spring/Summer Collection. This football inspired clothing line uses a series of toy figures for its models showing the beginning of a football game till the end. The lookbook is based around five stages, Warm Up, Locker Room, Game, Supporter and Gym.
In 1999, the keyword, "BRISTOL" was defined as an imaginary football club for the first time by the Japanese company SOPH, and then F.C Real Bristol started as an independent label to express a new category that see football as a lifework, and suggesting original fashion that imaging all the people who exist with the imaginary football club such like players and supporters.
NIKE agreed with the concept that develops football equipment as original fashion wear by it's creative concepts.
It means a real existing company sponsored an imaginary football club.and it became an epic-making collaboration brand.
The designer, Hirofumi Kiyonaga's great passion for football supports the football in both imaginary and real existing world, and he has sponsored real football club Tokyo Verdy , Oita Trinita for J league.
In 2007, the year of starting season for professional futsal league, F league, F.C.R.B. also started their futsal collection, FCRB-FIVE, and start sponsoring Oita Vasagey for F league.
The contribution to football society from fashion industry has received great supports from various first-rate athletes such like players from J-league, and F.C.R.B. grows as a imaginary big club.