A famous writer, whisky legend and lifelong football fan has paid thousands of pounds for a 1911 England football shirt – and says it’s the answer to his prayers after a 35-year quest to own one.
Leeds United have agreed a new kit deal with Adidas from next season, according to the Daily Mail. Speculation that the Championship club would make the switch to the sportswear giant has been circulating, with the current Kappa deal set to expire at the end of the ongoing 2019/20 season.
UK government ministers have committed to reviewing the 2005 Gambling Act in a move which could have a significant impact on sponsorship revenues in British football.
An ambitious, flagship project that brought Manchester moments of ecstasy thanks, in part, to its owners' lavish spending. That parallel did not make the press release.
The High Court decision of Mr. Justice Teare in New Balance Athletics, Inc v The Liverpool Football Club and Athletic Grounds Ltd, delivered on 25 October 2019, offers insight into the commercial strategies and objectives of all three parties involved.
You may not recognise the name, but you will definitely recognise the work of Peter Turpin. Whether a York City supporter, a football fan of a certain vintage or simply someone who has been around the Minster city on a Saturday afternoon, you will have seen the iconic 'Y-Front' shirt.
From thick woollen Victorian-era jerseys, to the ultra-modern polyester strips of today, football shirts have undergone a considerable image change over time. But the evolution of the garment goes far deeper than developments in just cut and cloth.
Liverpool Football Club is set to switch its shirt provider in the coming season, from New Balance to Nike. It’s a lucrative deal, which is thought to be worth £70m — or a little over 15 per cent of the club’s current turnover — a year.