TUCSON, AZ (February 23, 2021)— FC Tucson announced today a new partnership with the global sports company PUMA, making it the club’s official apparel partner for 2021 through 2022.
As the official apparel partner, PUMA will provide FC Tucson men’s, women’s, and Academy squads, technical staff and front office employees with game day and training apparel. FC Tucson becomes the first club in USL League One history to be outfitted by PUMA. The two-year partnership will see PUMA supply FC Tucson with training and travel wear ahead of the 2021 season.
“This announcement emphasizes the beginning of an exciting chapter for FC Tucson in 2021,” said FC Tucson President, Amanda Powers. “PUMA shares our vision of ambition, success, and being a pillar in the community of Tucson. We are excited to work alongside PUMA as we continue to push towards a monumental year for our community, academy and professional team.”
This announcement follows the recent news of FC Tucson’s new chapter under new ownership with Benevolent Sports Tucson, LLC, transferring ownership from Phoenix Rising FC.
FC Tucson joins some of the world’s leading soccer clubs by partnering with PUMA. PUMA currently holds partnerships with the Premier League’s Manchester City and Newcastle United, the Bundesliga’s Borussia Dortmund and Borussia Mönchengladbach, Serie A’s AC Milan and Ligue 1’s Olympique de Marseille.
The first-ever FC Tucson & PUMA t-shirt, featuring the iconic PUMA cat, will be available to purchase this Thursday, February 25th at shop.fctucson.com. FC Tucson’s 2021 inaugural PUMA jerseys will be launched in early April.
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