Bangor City FC has agreed a substantial kit deal with sportswear specialist Uhlsport that will enable the club to compete at the top end of the Dafabet Welsh Premier League.
The three-year deal with Uhlsport becomes one of the most lucrative kit deals in the history of both Bangor City FC and the Dafabet Welsh Premier League.
Paul Sherratt, Country Manager UK & Ireland, Uhlsport UK, stated:
"We are delighted to be partnering with Bangor City Football Club as they enter a new chapter in the club’s history. We look forward to working together with both the club and fans to develop a range of club merchandise that will further enhance the collective commercial opportunities. We look forward to working together with the club to achieve their goals."
James Lees, Bangor City FC Commercial Director, added:
"This deal represents everything that we are trying to achieve at Bangor City Football Club. It is the largest deal of its kind in Welsh Premier League history and a huge opportunity for the club and fans alike. I would like to place on record my sincere thanks to the Uhlsport UK team, who realised our vision for Bangor City FC and made it a reality and to our sponsors, Bangor University and Vaughan Sports Management for their support. I would also like to show my gratitude to the Bangor City FC fans for their patience during this period of transition for the club."
Founded in 1948, Uhlsport are a German kit manufacturer and the classic designs and quality associated with German manufacturing will ensure that Bangor City FC stands out from the rest of the competition in style. Uhlsport have comprehensive coverage in mainland Europe and supply top German, European and national teams.
A release date for the sales launch of the new kit will be announced next week.