Hearts of Oak confirm Umbro deal

Author: Derrick Elorm Adzokpa

Accra Hearts of Oak have sealed a three-year partnership deal with British sportswear giants Umbro, which will makes the famous brand the official kit sponsor for the Ghanaian club.

The Phobians join a group of clubs, including Everton, Huddersfield Town, Werder Bremen, FC Nürnberg, among others, who are being kitted by Umbro.

In a statement released by the club on Monday, the Managing Director of Hearts, Mark Noonan, expressed his delight at the deal with Umbro.

According to the press statement, Umbro becomes the exclusive global technical partner of the club, supplying the Hearts playing squad with best-in-class authentic competition wear, training apparel and equipment, off field apparel, footwear and luggage.

Umbro will also supply the technical and management staff with Hearts’ branded apparel. Hearts products will also be available for fans to purchase.

Umbro will provide kits for Hearts of Oak players

“We are thrilled to welcome Umbro into our family. A brand with a rich history and authenticity, premium product quality, cutting edge designs and love for the beautiful game makes them the perfect fit for our highest ambitions. I urge Phobians everywhere to embrace and give their full support to this partnership”.

The sportswear brand took to Twitter on Monday to express its delight in the partnership deal with the Ghanaian giants.

“Tree-mendous: we're delighted to announce a new partnership with Accra Hearts Of Oak, one of Ghana's leading teams #Phobians” - Umbro (@umbro) November 12, 2018.