AZ unveiled their new Home, away and 3rd kits, supplied by their new kit supplier Canterbury of New Zealand.

AZ Football Director Marcel Brands and President Dirk Scheringa are delighted having completed a three-year partnership with Canterbury. "The official playing strip looks very fine. Canterbury’s global presence as well as their innovative and fresh thinking approach to kit manufacturing will help the club to develop both on and off the field and wonderfully fits our own image", explained Dirk Scheringa.

"We aim to make only minor changes in future to our home kit: a red shirt with white sleeves, which is in line with our traditional image", added Brands

Kew Jaliens, Stijn Schaars and Joey Didulica put on the new playing shirt at a special press conference held after the first training session. "It fits true to size and width and makes a nice change. The new kit will hopefully bring us luck."


These are the new Racing club de Lens 08/09 home and away kits made by Nike. After several changes of shirts during the first years of the club, at the end of the year 1923, the Racing club de Lens adopted the red and yellow colours.

One evening, while on a meeting, managers and players of the club went past the ruins of St Leger church of Lens. One of them noticedthat the ruins of the Saint-Léger church they happened to be walking by that night were the last remains of the Spanish occupation in 1648. Red and yellow colours appealed immediately to the president of that time, René Moglia. Players cure the blood and the gold shirts for the first time in 1924, during the opening of the stadium. The club's nickname, sang et or (literally, 'blood and gold'), comes from its traditional colours of red and gold.


Ajax and adidas unveiled the new Ajax home kit for the 2008/2009 season. With AEGON as the new head sponsor, the logo of the sponsor is shown horizontally for the first time in 18 years. 

The Ajax logo is placed on the heart. A white badge is used on which the Ajax logo is embroidered, so that it creates a retro style. This classic style is also carried forward into the design of the shirt, with a round collar and fitted shape. The new Ajax-away kit will be officially launched on Friday, July 25.


Derby County officially revealed the Rams' new 2008/09 home kit made by Adidas. The new adidas-manufactured shirt - complete with the logo of new sponsors Bombardier - is modelled by winger Kris Commons.

Derby County's original colours were amber, chocolate and blue, though by the 1890s the club had adopted its now traditional colours of  white and black, still in use today


Tranmere Rovers revealed their new blue away kit for the 2008-09 season made by vandanel. Tranmere played in blue home shirts for much of their existence, but the club's traditional home kit is now regarded as white shirt, shorts and socks, with blue trim.

Delivery of the kit, which can be seen modelled by Ian Goodison, Chris Greenacre and Ian Moore is due in August.


Southend United have unveilend their brand new 08/09 home kit for the upcoming Coca-Cola League One season. This is the first image of the Paint The Town Blue campaign. The new Nike shirt will be on sale from Thursday July 10th at 2pm, but the Club Shop are now taking pre-orders.

Supporters can visit the online Club Shop to reserve their kit for the new season, as Southend look to mount another push for promotion back to the Championship. Once again the Kit is produced by Nike and incorporates their latest Dri-Fit fabric, which is designed to keep you dry and comfortable.

The shirt features several shades of blue this season in a move away from the plain navy. The shirt also features Nike's Dri-Fit mesh panelling down each side to maximise ventilation and moves moisture rapidly away from the body. They say it also looks good with jeans!

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FC St. Pauli unveiled their new Home and Away kits made by Do You Football for the 2008/09 season. The brown-black-striped shirts with rough zigzag seams and skull symbol on the collar and brown shorts and socks will be the home kit and the white one will be used for away games.

As in the past few seasons Do You Football equipment exclusively created and developed the new kits together with FC St. Pauli. "With the new shirt, we want show the close ties between the association and the district.", said Christian Bönig, team manager of FC St. Pauli.

In the past three seasons the unique club shirts are very pupular with the fans, but last season the club sold 22,000 shirts, a new club record. "The shirts of FC St. Pauli are unmistakable, rebellious and extraordinary as his fans. "said Bernd funds, managing director of Do You Football.


Brighton and Hove Albion announced that IT First will be the new club main shirt sponsor for the 08/09 season.

The deal was agreed between chairman Dick Knight and IT First CEO Paul Goldsmith in early May - but has been kept under wraps while the Sussex-based firm re-branded the company in light of the new sponsorship deal.

The image shown is of Albion's new third kit. The new home kit will be unveiled at Albion's first home friendly of 2008, Gary Hart's testimonial match against Charlton Athletic on Saturday 26th July, and the new away kit at the match with Ipswich Town on Tuesday 29th July.

Knight said, "Firstly, I would like to thank Paul, his fellow directors Mark Fiettkau and Simon Gregg, and everyone at IT First for taking on this prestigious role with the club. In their previous guise as Technical Response, IT First were already a very valued supporter on the commercial side, as well being personal fans.

"Over the past five years they have been real friends of the Albion, particularly in backing our community learning programmes and the Seagulls Club.

"Paul and I have worked together closely on the re-branding exercise, and just as Skint embraced the shirt sponsorship, so too has IT First and they are worthy successors.

I believe a club shirt has never before been used to launch a company re-brand, so it's apt that 'first' is the new logo."


Derby County Football Club unveiled a major partnership with Derby-based firm Bombardier - the world's biggest manufacturer of trains and leading builder of aircrafts - that will see the company become the club's new shirt sponsor for 2008/09.

The two parties have signed an initial one-year deal for Bombardier to have its logo on the Rams' kit for their 2008/09 Coca-Cola Championship campaign, with a vision to develop the relationship longer term.

Fans will get their first glimpse of the new shirt when Derby County's 2008/09 home kit - complete with Bombardier logo - will be revealed for the first time at 6pm tonight (Monday June 30) at a city centre event where fans will also have the chance to meet and greet some of the Rams' new signings.

Derby County President and CEO Tom Glick said: "This is fantastic news for Derby County and I'm delighted to have struck up a partnership with a company that has its roots planted firmly in the heart of the community here in the great city of Derby, but with a footprint that extends right across the globe.

"Bombardier is an internationally recognised brand; the biggest manufacturer of trains in the world and one of the biggest producers of aircrafts.

"Striking a partnership with such a prestigious company is hugely beneficial to Derby County and it is a partnership with a long-term future.

"Our vision for this partnership goes beyond the shirt sponsorship and we have exciting plans that will benefit both companies and the wider community in Derby.

"Both Derby County and Bombardier have their roots entrenched in the local community and that remains their key focus.


Ayr United announced that Paligap will be their shirt sponsors for 2008/09 in a deal worth over £40,000.

Hugh Cameron said "The club are delighted to have attracted such an outstanding and successful company, who combine a strong local presence here in Ayr and South Ayrshire while developing their business nationally. The company with it’s expertise in web site design and marketing will be a valuable partner as we best meet the challenge of celebrating the "end of an era" here at Somerset park, and the preparation for the "new beginning" at the Ayr Stadium, Sports & Business campus at Heathfield."

Stephen Cosh, Managing Director, of Paligap added "We are delighted to team up with Ayr United to become the 2008/2009 season shirt sponsor. Although Paligap has grown to become a national marketing agency, our roots are firmly in Ayr and we are proud to support our local club. I believe the agreement offers both organisations many exciting benefits and we look forward to an exciting partnership in the coming season."