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Joe Mercer is remembered in a display at the National Football Museum. Among the artefacts loaned by Mercer’s family are a commemorative silver salver presented in 1974 by the FA; his FWA Footballer of the Year award 1950; an England shirt from 1938; his Arsenal shirt worn during 1951-52 season; the 1950 FA Cup Final shirt worn when he captained Arsenal to a 2-0 victory over Liverpool; the match ball from the same game (1950) and even the metal plate and screws inserted into his leg after a bad break in 1954!


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The Gibraltar Football Association (GFA) has warned of counterfeit football shirts being sold as proud locals celebrate the successes of UEFA’s newest member team. The GFA said that it has seen fake shirts carrying a version of the Gibraltar FA logo as well as one of Admiral Sportswear, the official kit supplier.


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Who is football´s top sport brand? Figures show the rivalry between Nike and adidas is once again reshaping the commercial landscape of European football.
With the release of Repucom and PR Marketing’s latest Kit Supplier Report, figures show the rivalry between Nike and adidas is once again reshaping the commercial landscape of European football. Shirt sales in Europe continue to be big business for kit suppliers. Approximately, 13 million shirts were sold by the 98 clubs of the top five European football leagues last season (2013/14), up over 14% on the 2011/12 season two years prior.



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The Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) has signed a five-year sponsorship deal with US automotive giant Chevrolet.

Chevrolet replaces German car manufacturer Volkswagen as a CBF sponsor, and is being given the same ´master´ designation as Itaú, Vivo, Guaraná Antárctica and Sadia - all a rung below Nike in the CBF´s sponsorship hierarchy.

Chevrolet´s logo will be placed on the Brazilian national team shorts, as well as on coats and team buses.


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Brisbane Roar Football Club has announced iconic football kit manufacturer Umbro as the club’s apparel partner for the next four Hyundai A-League seasons.
In addition to providing playing and training kit for Brisbane Roar’s Hyundai A-League, Westfield W-League and Foxtel National Youth League teams, the Umbro partnership will leverage the retail strength of Rebel and Amart Sports to manage the club’s game day merchandise and provide an expanded online experience.


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Optimal Payments PLC, a leading global online payments provider, has become the official sponsor of Crystal Palace Football Club for the 2014/15 and 2015/16 seasons.
Optimal Payments will use the platform to raise the global awareness of its award-winning NETELLER service and Net+ Card stored-value offering, which will be displayed on the front of the team’s shirts from the start of the 2014/15 Premier League season.


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Leyton Orient are delighted to announce that online bookmakers 666Bet will be the new shirt sponsor for the 2014-15 campaign.

The record sponsorship deal for the Club will see the 666Bet company logo printed on the front of the home and away shirts from the first game of the season.


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Coventry City have signed a new two-year sponsorship deal with STATsports – a leading international sports performance analysis company.

The company provides a huge range of fitness data and performance monitoring through its software system. Players wear a small Viper pod during training and practice games which measures and transmits the data, which can either be monitored live or collected and analysed by coaching staff.

That data can be used to monitor individual players’ progress and also compare them to other squad members. The STATsports name and logo will be carried on the Sky Blues away kit and on the back of the home and away shorts.


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Philadelphia Union today announced that they have renewed their multi-year partnership agreement with Bimbo Bakeries USA, extending the baking company’s reign as the Union’s jersey and team apparel sponsor.
Philadelphia Union is one of eight professional soccer teams to don the Bimbo logo. Chivas de Guadalajara, Monterrey, and America of the Mexican top flight, Saprissa and A.D. Isidro Metapán of Costa Rica, San Francisco FC of Panama and the Rochester Rhinos of the United Soccer Leagues are all also sponsored by Bimbo.


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Preston North End announced that they have agreed a deal with Virgin Trains to become the Club’s official shirt sponsor. The parties have signed a two-year-deal that will see the national rail provider with their brand on the front of all first team, youth team, Academy and replica kits.
The new collared Nike home shirt, featuring the Virgin Trains logo and traditional navy shorts also has a return to the popular hooped sock.


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