Liverpool confirm kit deal with Nike
Liverpool have struck a kit deal with Nike from the 2020-21 season to exchange New Stability, the Premier League leaders introduced on Tuesday.
Nike will provide enjoying, coaching and journey put on for Liverpool’s males’s, girls’s and academy groups and the teaching and Liverpool FC Basis employees.
“Our iconic kit is a key part of our history and identity,” mentioned Liverpool managing director and chief business officer Billy Hogan.
“We welcome Nike into the LFC household as our new official kit provider and anticipate them to be an unbelievable associate for the membership, each at dwelling and globally as we proceed to broaden our fanbase.
“As a brand, Nike reflects our ambitions for growth, and we look forward to working with them to bring fans new and exciting products.” No determine was given for the scale of the multi-year deal, with the partnership resulting from start on June 1.
Bert Hoyt, vice-president and common supervisor of Nike Europe, Center East and Africa, mentioned: “Liverpool Soccer Membership has such a proud heritage and robust id. “The partnership with Liverpool FC underscores our leadership in global football and with the club’s passionate worldwide fanbase and strong legacy of success — they have a very bright future ahead.”
Liverpool gained a courtroom battle with New Stability in October, paving the best way for the Nike deal.
A decide dominated in favour of the European champions’ case that New Stability couldn’t match Nike’s monumental distribution community and promise to market Liverpool through “superstar athletes and influencers”. These embrace LeBron James, Serena Williams and Canadian rapper Drake.