Nairobi, Kenya, 14 January 2021

Umbro South Africa is pleased to announce a new long-term partnership as the official technical partner of Tusks Football, a division of Tusks Sports for the next three years. 

Committed to youth development and professionalization of East African sport, Tusks Sports manage a talent scouting network through a series of elite training camps, athlete placement and the provision of academic and professional opportunities. 

Beginning in January, Umbro will be the exclusive technical partner of Tusks football camps, providing training gear, off-field apparel, and equipment to Tusks recruits. 

Speaking on the partnership, Umbro South Africa Bevan Yon says: "We are excited to be partnering with Tusks Sports and look forward to supporting the growth and development of Kenyan football in this way. 

Tusks Football Director, Oluniyi Carew says: "We are delighted to announce a partnership with one of the world's most iconic football brands, Umbro. Our objective with Tusk Football is to identify talented boys and girls in Kenya and provide them with a professional platform to fulfil their potential through academic and sporting opportunities." 

"We feel partnerships with strong, historical brands such as Umbro are an indication of our intentions to touch lives in a meaningful way that will be cherished for years to come."