Kenya Premier League champions Gor Mahia have announced a new partnership with global kit manufacturer Umbro.
Umbro will be the exclusive technical partner of the club, supplying the K’Ogalo playing squad with high-performance competition, training and off field apparel for the next three years.
The technical and management staff will be supplied with branded apparel, equipment, and luggage. Gor Mahia products will also be available for fans to purchase.
The partnership comes at a time when most Kenyan football teams including Gor Mahia are struggling with finances.
Gor Mahia chairman Ambrose Rachier expressed his excitement on the new deal.
Gor Mahia is about to open a new chapter in the quest to begin dining with elite clubs of African football at the continental table. We are glad and excited that Umbro has agreed to partner with the club towards opening this new chapter.We guarantee to you, Umbro that we will never let you down, we are the mighty K’Ogalo. We share the same values, let us grow the brands together,” Rachier said.
Umbro sponsors a number of top teams around the world including Everton, West Ham United, AFC Bournemouth, and Huddersfield Town (English Premier League), FC Schalke O4, Werder Bremen and FC Nurnberg (German Bundesliga), Amazulu, FC Black Leopards, Bloemfontein Celtic FC and Cape Town City FC (South African Premier Soccer League, Township Rollers FC (Botswana Premier League), Zesco United FC (Zambian Premier League), Accra Hearts of Oak (Ghana Premier League)