The Serie A Champions' new 2012-13 kits will feature the slogan "30 sul campo" (30 [won] on the pitch) under the crest.  This is instead of the predicted third star which would have denoted the same claim regarding number of Scudettos.

According to official Serie A records, Juve only have 28 titles as they were stripped of two (2004-05 and 2005-06) due to the Calciopoli scandal.  The Bianconeri still believe they earned all the championship wins and were expected by many to add another star to the shirt to celebrate their victory in 2011-12.

In fact, Juve will not have any stars on the shirt next season.

new wales crestThe Football Association of Wales are set to unveil a new design of their traditional crest.

FAW chiefs have voted to replace the current Dragon with a new stylised logo as part of attempts to give the organisation a new corporate identity.

The change means the end of the badge that was first established in 1951 – and proudly worn by players in Wales’ only World Cup appearance back in 1958.

Many fans will be disappointed to lose the iconic design, but FAW officials are hoping the crest will represent the start of a new dawn for the game in Wales.

The new badge sees 11 daffodils represent the 11 footballers around the edge of the crest, but sees the Dragon’s head turned to face forward to illustrate the directions the Wales side are taking, and will be introduced this week ahead of the Cardiff City Stadium clash with Bulgaria.


Luton Town revealed their new club crest.

Eagled-eyed supporters who travelled to Devon will have already seen the new design on the playing staffs' new tracksuits while those fans who have been to the previous two home friendlies may have been able to make it out on the new scoreboard.

As you can see, the badge is a modernised version of the existing crest, incorporating the town's coat of arms but with a cleaner look.



The winners of each football league division will be wearing gold sleeve patches next season.

Leicester City players will take to the pitch during the 2009/10 campaign wearing special gold sleeve patches on both home and away shirts.

The colour change differs from the traditional Coca-Cola red in recognition of the club's League One title victory.

And Foxes supporters will soon be able to purchase the patches from the City Megastore at the Walkers Stadium and online to apply to the 125th Anniversary jerseys.

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Raymond Domenech unveiled the FFF list of selected players for the friendly matches against Nigeria on Tuesday June 2 in Saint-Etienne and France-Turkey, Friday June 5 in Lyon. On this occasion, the coach also revealed special football shirts - with the names written in Braille, which Les Bleus will wear at the meeting.

This world premiere aims to highlight the universal system of writing and reading developed by Louis Braille, born 200 years ago, in 1809.


 Italy's anti-fraud police have seized 15,000 fake football shirt logos on the eve of the Champions League final.

Police said that the labels were shipped from China and were seized at Rome's Ciampino airport.

Official Paolo Lauretti said the labels were going to be used to sell "official-looking" T-shirts and other merchandise at the game on Wednesday. He said three Italians were being investigated.


German customs investigators have seized almost 10 million counterfeit football shirts and scarves of major European clubs, German magazine Focus reported.

The magazine said customs investigators have uncovered a flourishing business in fake football shirts. Since autumn 2008, officials have seized an estimated 10 million counterfeit football fan merchandize including shirts and scarves.

Citing the German customs criminal office, the magazine said more than half of the seized goods sported badges and logos of major German Bundesliga clubs. Bayern Munich, Schalke and Borussia Dortmund topped the list.

“We’ve never seized goods in these numbers before,” Wolfgang Schmitz, spokesman of the German customs office told the magazine.



Major League Soccer Philadelphia 2010 was announced as Major League Soccer's sixteenth team on February 28, 2008 by Commissioner Don Garber.

On closing the name-the-team poll on February 6, 2009, the club announced that the official team name, along with team colours and primary word mark, would be unveiled in approximately 30-45 days.

On March 11, press reports indicated that the naming had been delayed until mid-April. It was announced on April 30th that the team name, colours, crest, and ticket prices will be announced at City Hall on May 11th.

The new team name and crest have now leaked to the internet, the club would be called 'Philadelphia Union' with the crest seen here on the right.



In recognition of United's Club World Cup triumph in Japan, FIFA President Sepp Blatter will present the Reds with a special 'Champions' badge before United's clash with Internazionale on Wednesday evening.

The white emblem features an image of the Club World Cup trophy and is inscribed with the words "Manchester United Champions 2008."

It will be worn on the shirts during Champions League, FA Cup and Carling Cup games until the new winner is decided later this year.

Sir Alex Ferguson is immensely proud of his team's achievement in becoming the first side to win the trophy and says his players will be honoured to don the badge.

"It was an enormous honour to become the first British club to win the FIFA Club World Cup and this is a badge we will wear with great pride," he said.

"I hope we are in a position to defend the trophy in Abu Dhabi in December."



The FA has revealed a new version of its iconic ‘Three Lions’ Crest – the visual identity of The FA and England teams. The new design takes its inspiration from the 1948-49 Crest.

The iconic ‘Three Lions’ Crest has been refreshed to give greater visual standout in today’s digital environment.

It draws directly from the significant heritage the Crest embodies – namely the College of Arms version commissioned by The FA in 1948. It is the first time in seven years The FA has made changes to its Crest.

It includes redrawn Three Lions, more authentic-looking Tudor roses and a new colourway for the England Crest – lighter blue – to differentiate it from the previous version and enhance its on-shirt presence.

The England Senior Team will wear the Crest for the first time on 28 March in the match against Slovakia at Wembley Stadium.

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