Football kit news from the German Bundesliga as yesterday FC Köln announced a five year kit deal with Danish brand Hummel starting from the 2022-23 season.
Speaking about the new kit deal Alexander Wehrle the Managing Director at FC Köln said, “In respect of our requirements for a kit supplier, hummel convinced us with the best overall package. hummel is brand that are known across the world, who have also made a name for themselves not only in sportswear but also in fashion. hummel’s trademark chevrons will frame the future. hummel also stand up for sustainability measures with their “Company Karma”, which fits perfectly to us. We want to produce our kits in the future so that we make a strong contribution to the ZNU Standard – driving sustainable change.”
Alan Vad Nielsen the CEO of Hummel A/S said, “Just like ourselves, 1. FC Köln are known as a club who like to do things differently and to always show character. That fits perfectly to the hummel brand.”
“We have great confidence in the future plans of 1. FC Köln, the impressive history of the club and their incredible fanbase. We are really looking forward to working closely with the club, in order to present an exciting range of products for fans and players.”
German brand Uhlsport will continue manufacturing the FC Köln kits for the 2021-22 season.