Kappa Named New Kit Supplier to Adelaide United
By Community | July 16, 2012
A-League’s Adelaide United FC has revealed Italian clothing company Kappa as the club’s new apparel supplier for an initial two year period.
The agreement is a significant coup for the club in the lead up to the season eight, and with a company of Kappa’s reputation and exceptional product quality.
Adelaide United CEO Glenn Elliott, said: “We are delighted to advise that Kappa have agreed to be the club’s official apparel supplier.
“We welcome Kappa on board and are sure all of our supporters will do likewise. The designs they have come to us with look fantastic and we can advise that the new playing strip and product range will reflect that we are the Reds and that we are South Australian.”
“We are confident and hopeful that it will be a successful and ongoing relationship.”
A global sponsor of a host of professional sporting teams, Kappa Australia expressed its enthusiasm in affiliating itself with Adelaide United for the upcoming season.
“Kappa Australia is thrilled to be partnering with Adelaide United FC as the major apparel supporter,” a statement from Kappa Australia said.
“We are proud to be announced as the apparel sponsor of Adelaide United and look forward to an exciting and successful year ahead with the team in the Hyundai A-League 2012/13 Season and beyond.”
The new kit is due to be available in September prior to the Reds’ AFC Champions League Quarter Final and season eight of the Hyundai A-League.