Farewell, sweet Umbro. The worst kept secret in football is out: it was confirmed this morning that Nike have done a deal with the Football Association to become England’s new technical supplier. The new kits will be launched next spring.
The Football Association’s announcement gives all the vital information about the new deal, which covers:
- Playing kit and match balls for all England teams
- Training kit
- Wembley partnership
- St George’s Park “sponsorship and support:
The deal also extends between what the FA calls “Club England”; county FAs and the FA Cup will also be supplied by Nike for the duration of the deal.