Interesting football kit news from Sky Bet League One as Ipswich Town have announced Ed Sheeran as the clubs 2021-22 shirt sponsor.
The Suffolk born musician is an Ipswich Town supporter and has agreed an initial one year deal to sponsor the clubs 2021-22 kits.
Talking about the new sponsorship deal Ed Sheeran said, “The Football Club is a big part of the local community and this is my way of showing my support.”
“I have always enjoyed my trips to Portman Road and I’m looking forward to going back there as soon as supporters are allowed into stadiums again.
“With the new owners from the US coming in, there are sure to be exciting times ahead for Ipswich fans, including myself. Hopefully we can stop being slightly on the huh!”
Ipswich Town’s director of sales, Rosie Richardson, said, “We are obviously thrilled that Ed has agreed to become our shirt sponsor next season.
“I have worked with Ed and his management team on various initiatives over the years and welcomed Ed and his guests to Portman Road for many games. He has shown his support for his hometown in lots of ways and this is another example of that.
“We look forward to seeing Ed – and every other supporter – back at Portman Road next season.”
Along with the deal a logo of numerical symbols was revealed which Ed has said the meaning of will be revealed in due cause.
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