In Uganda Premier League, it’s very rare to find a club with an official kit manufacturer of their wearing kits.
Express FC has taken a big step to contact English based Sports kits and football manufacturer, Umbro as their official kit suppliers starting with next season.
“YES WE’VE DECIDED TO USE THE UMBRO KIT FOR NEXT SEASON. EXPRESS FC IS A BIG BRAND SO WE THEREFORE NEEDED TO ASSOCIATE OURSELVES WITH A RENOWN KIT MANUFACTURER AN UMBRO HAVING A RELATIONSHIP WITH OUR HEADLINE SPONSOR BETWAY, IT WAS A QUICK DECISION TO MAKE” CEO Isaac Mwesigwa told Club. Website.
The kit manufacturer will supply home, away third kits, camping kit, training kit, track suits and warm up kit.
Mwesigwa (CEO) said that the official unveiling will be done soon and urgued the fans to be patient with their replicas as they will tell them the selling points in due course.
““I URGE ALL THE FANS TO BE PATIENT AS REGARDS TO WHEN THE KIT LAUNCH AND REPLICA SALES WILL HAPPEN BECAUSE ALL THAT WILL BE COMMUNICATED IN DUE COURSE”. He Said.
Umbro founded 96 years ago in England, based in Cheadle – Machester and became a subsidiary of American company Iconix Brand group, supplies Sports wear and football equipments.
Some of the National teams that Umbro supplies it’s equipments includes, Benin, Botswana, Ethiopia, Namibia and Zimbabwe.
At club level such as Bournemouth and West Ham of England, Al Ahly, AFC Leopards, Zanaco, Hassania Agadir and many others.