FC Goa have announced Umbro as the official kit partners of the Goan franchise for the 3rd season of the Hero Indian Super League (ISL). Umbro is the original Manchester based football brand that invented sportswear and sports tailoring. The British based sporting brand will provide the match and training kits for the first team and coaching staff this year.
Sukhvinder Singh, CEO, FC Goa said, “We are delighted to have Umbro as our kit partner this year. They have a long and rich tradition of working with some of the biggest names in football and we hope to add to that. We have a huge passionate fan base here that will look to proudly display their official jersey when the season gets underway. Umbro is a brand that aims to integrate football into the culture and this is very similar with our vision of what we are trying to achieve with FC Goa. I’m sure we will have a very fruitful partnership this year.”
Rachna Aggarwal, CEO, Future Lifestyle Fashion, Brand Division is the official licensees of the brand in India said, “At Umbro we have always been at the forefront of designing stylish looking and technically advanced kits for our teams. Our partnership with FC Goa is one such example of a coming together of two brand leaders that have good synergy for the love of the game. Our shared ambition is to further propel the growing love for football in the country and really show the country how Goa lives and breathes the sport like no other.”
(FC Goa Press Release)