Newcastle United and PUMA announce extension of partnership
International sports brand PUMA have announced a long-term extension to their partnership with Newcastle United.
PUMA have supplied the Magpies’ kit, replica and training wear since the 2010/11 season and this announcement follows the reveal of the Club’s 2014/15 PUMA home kit, which is now available to pre-order before going on general sale on Thursday (14th August).
Lee Charnley, managing director at Newcastle United, said: “We are absolutely delighted that PUMA will continue to be our official kit supplier.
“Since coming on board in 2010/11, PUMA has been an important and committed commercial partner and we look forward to strengthening our relationship into the next decade.”
Paul Spencer, general manager, PUMA UKIB, added: “The partnership we have with Newcastle United is an important one to PUMA as we continue to strengthen our brand presence in football.
“The long-term nature of the new contract demonstrates our commitment to the club and its fans. Newcastle United has a rich history with a loyal fan base and it’s a privilege to continue in our role as official kit supplier.”
The Magpies’ players will be wearing the new 2014/15 during the training session before it is worn for the first time in competitive action for the visit of Premier League champions Manchester City on Sunday (17th August).