Mainz 05 and Nike have announced a long-term partnership. From the 2008/09 season acts as a Nike official supplier of Mainz.

Mainz 05 and Nike have announced a long-term partnership. From the 2008/09 season Nike acts as the official kit supplier of Mainz.

The new Nike kits of Mainz will remain in the traditional club colours red and white for the home shirt - and away in black. All other teams of 1 FSV Mainz 05 - starting from the second team to the youth teams will show the swoosh, the world-famous trademark of Nike, on the chest.

Everton officials have admitted they have been overwhelmed with the response to the recently released pink replica shirts.

Everton officials have admitted they have been overwhelmed with the response to the recently released pink replica shirts .

1,000 of the specially commissioned shirts went on sale on Monday at various retail outlets, with a donation of each purchase being donated to the Breast Cancer Campaign. The limited edition shirts were an instant hit and the final few remaining were sold out on Tuesday morning. The pink shirts were part of Everton’s second annual Ladies Day in October 2007, which raised over £10,000 for breast cancer awareness. A small number of the shirts were commissioned to support the event along with a series of other special events throughout October.

Nomis Damn Boots commercial, the spoof video from the Nomis Football Boot brand. By focusing on the player’s needs our design consists of two key principles; the balance between protection and performance, and design integrity when it comes to material choices.

As a result we believe our range of football boots are the most comfortable, safe, technically advanced and best performance enhancers on the market.

The success of football clubs could be down to the colour of their shirt, according to new research.

The success of football clubs could be down to the colour of their shirt, according to new research. Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal and Nottingham Forest - many of the successful football teams of the past 50 years have worn red kits, which is no coincidence according to the findings.

The research, involving academics from Durham University and the University of Plymouth, has been published in the Journal of Sports Sciences. It suggests that simply wearing a red shirt has given football teams an advantage, thanks to our deep-rooted biological response to the colour.

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Francescoli and Zidane launched the new home River Plate shirt for the 08/09 season

Adidas and River Plate presented the new shirt for the 2008/2009 season, this afternoon, at an event held in Complejo Costa Salguero in the city of Buenos Aires.

The surprise of the day was the presence of former French player Zinedine Zidane, who was alongside his idol, Enzo Francescoli. It was Zidane himself who first showed the new shirt. After a few moments of suspense, the French legend opened a striking silver briefcase, and together with the Uruguayan showed the jersey to all those present.

new Holland home kit for Euro 2008 made by Nike

This is the new Holland Home 08/09 and Euro 2008 shirt made by nike. The colour of the shirt is "brighter" then the last retro version. The KNVB logo has changed a bit and now has a white background. The shorts are white with a red, white and blue stripe.

The socks are in the colour "nassau blue" a colour of the royal Dutch family. Most remarkable is the red,white and blue flag which has moved from the chest of the 2006 away shirt to the left side of collar on this 2008 version.

Thomas Walker, Senior Football product designer who is responsible for the latest design said: "The last shirts where a reminder of the fabolous shirts from the past, with the new shirts we want to show the future of Dutch football."

1. FC Köln will change the shirt manufacturer on their kits from Adidas to Reebok for the new 2008/2009 season but for the fans, there is a more important question. What is the shirt of FC Köln going to look like?

1. FC Köln will change their kit manufacturer from Adidas to Reebok for the new 2008/2009 season but for the fans, there is a more important question. What is the shirt of FC Köln going to look like? A Classic look again? Or does the club changes to a very different style? Three months before the official presentation EXPRESS revealed the secret.

There's quite a lot Jurgen Klinsmann in it. The former national coach, outfitted the German team in a red kit before the 2006 World Cup . A colour, which promises success. According to a study by the University of Durham British athletes win more often in red jerseys.