The agreement is a three year partnership between the club and the manufacturer until the end of the 2015 season which will see the supplier provide kit and merchandise to the Candystripes and to the legions of supporters at home and abroad. City join the League Champions, Sligo Rovers, and a host of other Premier Division clubs who are supplied by Umbro.
City have had a historic relationship with the supplier, who have supplied kit for occasions such as the historic Treble season, City director Sean Barrett stated “we have enjoyed significant success in recent season, not least the recent FAI Cup success and we are delighted to welcome such a strong partner as our kit partners. We look forward to further success on and off the pitch with the new partners”
Jonathan Courtenay MD at Umbro Ireland said “We are delighted to announce that Umbro Ireland have signed a 3 year kit sponsorship agreement with the FAI Cup Champions Derry City FC. The club have had a very good season and we look forward to supplying the best football kits and equipment to the Derry City for the next 3 season, which in my opinion are bound to see more success for the club on the field of play”.
The new deal will see new home and away kits for the 2013 season, as well as a line of Derry City merchandise for supporters. For all the latest from Umbro Ireland you can find them on Twitter, @UmbroIreland