Cork City FC and Sport Böckmann are delighted to announce a new official Teamwear Partnership deal which will see Sport Böckmann supplying all of Cork City’s official playing and training gear for the 2023 and 2024 seasons. The Rebel Army will continue to proudly wear the adidas® brand across all teams.
A new adidas 2023 Home jersey along with a range of supporters leisurewear and a training range will be launching this winter, in time for the Christmas season. The range will be available via the Cork City online shop, the club shop and various retail outlets across Cork City and county. We would also like to confirm there will be a new away kit which will launch for the new 2023 season.
Sport Böckmann GmbH operates out of Holdorf, Germany and supplies teamwear to clubs and retail outlets across Europe.
Commenting on the announcement, Sport Böckmann’s managing director, Ralf Böckmann said:
‘We are delighted to form this new partnership with Cork City FC. We are a proud, third-generation, family-run business. This is our first formal relationship with a team in Ireland. It’s an exciting opportunity and we are looking forward to working with Cork City FC on helping to develop each other’s brands in the coming years. Cork City is a club with huge history and tradition.’
Speaking today on the announcement, Cork City FC chairman Declan Carey said:
‘This is an exciting new partnership for the club and something we’ve been working on for the last number of months, so I’m delighted to confirm our new partnership with Sport Böckmann. They have a strong track record of supplying quality teamwear efficiently to clubs all across central Europe and they were eager to expand their presence by working with their first Irish club. I’m sure we will see huge benefits in Sports Böckmann established logistics partnerships within the Eurozone. The new 2023 kit will be a bespoke Adidas design and is sure to be a big hit this Christmas.’
‘I’d also like to thank McKeever Sport for the work they’ve put into the club’s teamwear and retail operations in the last two years and wish Padraic, Seamus and the team all the best for the future.’
A date for the official home kit launch will be announced on the club’s digital platforms in due course.
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