Before training behind closed doors, players Mikel Aranburu, Xabi Prieto and Gorka Elustondo showed the press the new 4th equipment option for Real Sociedad, which was used in the match against Castellón.

Real Sociedad used a yellow and green 4th away kit made by Astore. Before training behind closed doors, players Mikel Aranburu, Xabi Prieto and Gorka Elustondo showed the press the new 4th equipment option for Real Sociedad, which was later used in the match against Castellón.

This new design has been created "because our three kits clash with the one of Castellón," president Iñaki Badiola has justified.

These are the new Mali home and aeay shirts for the 08/09 season and African Cup of Nations 2008 made by Airness.

These are the new Mali home and away shirts for the 08/09 season and African Cup of Nations 2008 made by Airness.

The 36-year-old founder and ceo of sportswearmaker Airness Malamine Koné worked as a shepherd in Mali before moving to the troubled Paris suburbs when he was 10. Although he spoke no French when he arrived, he learned quickly. By the mid-1990s, he had a university law degree and intended to pursue a career in law enforcement.

Classic football shirt designs

Part 3 of the Classic football shirt designs series made by Leojunior & Zola66, two football manager kit designers. This time we're doing things a little different and let you guess which clubs are on the list and which year they are from.

Recognize some shirts or know some dates? let us know through the comments below or just tell us your favourite designs on the list. You'll find Part 1 here and part 2 here

West Brom have confirmed that they have extended their kit deal with Umbro for a further three years.

West Brom have confirmed that they have extended their kit deal with Umbro for a further three years.

Albion renewed the successful partnership they enjoyed with Umbro during the late-1970s and early-1980s at the start of last season, and the British sportswear manufacturer will continue to be the club's official supplier of playing and training kits until 2011.

New FC Shakhtar Donetsk home shirt 08/09 by adidas

This is the new FC Shakhtar Donetsk home shirt for the 08/09 season made by adidas. On 5 December 2007 FC Shakhtar presented its new crest that had been designed by the Italian company Interbrand.

FC Shakhtar received their first crest in 1936. It was a blue hexagon with a red skirt, whose C letter was crossed with a coal hammer. In 1946, when the sports society and the team were renamed from Stakhanovets into Shakhtar, the club crest acquired the signature ДСО «Шахтер» and a picture of a gob pile and a pile-driver.

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Vintage 1990-92 BAYER LEVERKUSEN ADIDAS FOOTBALL SHIRT

Up for auction : Vintage 1990-92 BAYER LEVERKUSEN FOOTBALL SHIRT

The seller added the following : This is a genuine BAYER LEVERKUSEN football shirt. Made by ADIDAS in the UK. A genuine Vintage 1990-92 BAYER LEVERKUSEN home football shirt. The shirt has a red body with white arms. The arms have adidas dark blue, white and red pin stripe piping. The shirt has one of the best sponsors on any football shirt ever in the form of the 'Talcid Chameleon', which is stitched/embroided.

new adidas japan home shirt 2008/2009

Today the Japan football federation officially launched their new home, away, and goalkeeper kits for the 2008/2009 season made by adidas.  They also made some unique woman national team and Futsal national team home, away and Goalkeeper shirts.

PUMA and Ghana Extend Partnership until 2014

PUMA and the Ghana Football Association (GFA) today announced a multi-year extension of their successful partnership through the 2014 FIFA World Cup™. The deal is estimated to be worth as much as $25 million (£12.7 million).

The announcement was made by PUMA CEO Jochen Zeitz and GFA President Kwesi Nyantakyi during a special ceremony in Ghana’s capital of Accra that took place one day after a stunning and colorful opening ceremony and Ghana’s 2:1 opening victory over Guinea. "Ghana was one of the most inspiring stories of the 2006 World Cup™, capturing the world’s attention with their exciting style of play and passion for the game," said Zeitz.

This week Brazil went back to the 29th of June 1958 for the official brazil 08/09 away kit launch. 2 stars of the Brazilian team of 1958, Zito and Djalma Santos were special guests at the launch party.

Rio de Janeiro was dancing to the sound of bossa nova and the star of the party was the blue shirt. It was in this scene that Nike launched the new 08/09 away shirt of the Brazilian National team.