The Scottish first division club Hamilton Academical F.C. (1874) known locally as "The Accies" have clinched a new kit deal with sportswear giants Nike.The deal, which is effectively a ‘rolling contract’, is expected to last for at least three years, starting with season 2007/08.

Hamilton’s new kit is a traditional hooped design, with Nike design features which include mesh side-panels on the shirt.

After agreeing a "very amicable" severance with Wishaw-based suppliers TFG, it is hoped that Hamilton will wear the new Nike-branded kit in their last game of the season, against St Johnstone at New Douglas Park on April 28.

After the Gills fans having their say in a kit vote, option B was the winner of the choice for next season's Gills kit, and it was modelled for the first time by six of the playing squad.


The club also used the event to welcome new sponsors Kent Reliance - whose krbs.com logo appears on the new shirts made by Vandanel - to the club ahead of the start of their sponsorship deal next season.

PUMA and the Italian Football Association (FIGC) have announced the continuation of their successful partnership beyond the 2014 World Cup and therewith reconfirm the contract signed in 2003 and renewed in November 2005.

The FIGC has underlined the long-term strategic partnership with PUMA especially with regards to the EURO 2008 and the World Cup 2010 in South Africa.

PUMA will be the technical sponsor of all on-field, sideline, training and representation apparel and equipment to the associated Men’s and Women’s National Teams including the Futsal and Beach Soccer Teams beyond the 2014 World Cup.

In March 2007 this magnificient 1933/34 Arsenal Shirt made by Bukta and Signed by all players went up for auction on ebay. The seller added the following information:

My father in-law has a signed shirt from 1933/34, it is signed by all players and is dedicated to Tom Webster (former newspaper cartoonist)

I believe it was due to Tom Webster that the arsenal shirt has white sleeves and this is why he was presented with this item, my father in-law got it from his farther who knew Tom Webster. The only other shirt of it's kind is owned by arsenal I believe. It is the FIRST Arsenal shirt to have white sleeves.

Umbro, the biggest British kit manufacturer around will now be responsible for supplying the Tigers with their playing and training kits for the next 3 seasons.

Umbro's Director of Football, Simon Marsh, added: 'It is with great delight that we have now added Hull City to our international portfolio of contracted teams.

'In the past eighteen months we have worked hard to implement our strategy of creating geographical representation within the United Kingdom.

To add Hull City is fantastic news for the brand and it was evident from the outset that both parties had a desire to find a solution and I'm therefore delighted that this was achieved for an initial three year period.

Toronto FC unveiled their striking new jerseys at a media event held at sponsor BMO Bank of Montreal's First Canadian Place branch in downtown Toronto. Maurice Edu, the first pick in the 2007 Major League Soccer (MLS)

SuperDraft and Toronto FC's first pick in team history, wore the new jersey for photographers, reporters and guests who attended a news media briefing at the corner of King and Bay Streets in the heart of the city's financial district.

The jersey is manufactured by adidas and features distinctly European styling. .

AEG, operators of Major League Soccer's Los Angeles Galaxy, and Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE: HLF), a global nutrition direct-selling company, announced a five-year, between $3.5 million and $5 million a year expansion of Herbalife's agreement with AEG making Herbalife the presenting sponsor of the Los Angeles Galaxy. The agreement gives Herbalife on-jersey exposure for its brand beginning with the upcoming 2007 season, which begins April 8.

"The national and international appeal of soccer and of the Los Angeles Galaxy club in particular, is a natural fit for our global philosophy of promoting a healthy, active lifestyle" said Herbalife CEO Michael O. Johnson.

U.S. Soccer and Nike have unveiled a striking new 2007 U.S. Men's National Team Third Jersey in royal blue with white pin-stripes

The USA will wear the impressive new uniform on Sunday against Ecuador in Tampa, Fla., and on March 28 against Guatemala in Frisco, Texas. The royal blue uniform also features royal blue shorts and socks.

The 2007 USA Third Jersey is another example of Nike's worldwide commitment to providing players with garments that are both comfortable and technically advanced. 

Gillingham FC have revealed a choice of three possible kits for next season, whilst also revealing the clubs kit supplier Uhlsport will not continue and will be replaced by a new supplier named Vandnel.

There are a choice of three possible new kits, each will have the colours of the traditional blue for the home kit, then yellow and white for the away kits.

In the past months, adidas has made every effort to find an amicable solution with the German Football Association DFB. Unfortunately, they were not able reach an agreement.

In order to achieve an objective decision in a timely manner, they have decided to take this matter to arbitration, as stipulated in our existing contract with the DFB.