Freetown, Sierra Leone, 18 December 2020:
Umbro South Africa is pleased to announce a new long-term partnership with the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA).
In wearing the double diamond for the next four seasons, the Leone Stars become the ninth African nation to partner with the global sportswear brand; the most recent addition being the Federation of Uganda Football Associations which announced its partnership with the brand on Tuesday.
Beginning in early 2021, Umbro will provide the national team - including men's and women's senior as well as underage teams - with match kit, training wear, off field apparel and equipment.
Commenting on the partnership, SLFA President, Isha Johansen says "Umbro as a leading global brand is synonymous with excellence in sportswear."
"It is with great pride that the Sierra Leone Football Association officially announces its four-year partnership with Umbro, and we look forward to chasing the dream together."
"We are delighted to welcome the Sierra Leone National Teams to the Umbro brand stable and look forward to a meaningful and dynamic partnership over the years to come", says Umbro South Africa's Chief Executive Officer, David Ricketts.