Posted 06 August 2014
Nike, and the Western Sydney Wanderers, have today unveiled the 2014/15 Home and Away strips at Newington Armoury, in Parramatta. While the Home kit hasn't diverged drastically from previous editions, the club will have a new-look Away jersey for the upcoming season, dispensing with the red hoops. Instead, a more subtle design feature sees the hoops element remain, but in a light grey colour. NRMA Insurance remains the clubs' major sponsor, with Mistubishi Electric featuring on the back, and Pepper on the right sleeve. Shirts go on sale from August 7.
Posted 23 April 2014
Late last year, ASICS penned a deal with the ARU to become Australian Rugby's new apparel and footwear partner from 2014. The deal marked a first for ASICS in the Australian rugby landscape and coincided with the signing of the South African Rugby Union, to further boost their credentials as a serious player in the performance apparel category. For ASICS, the Wallabies are the second Australian national team that they sponsor, after Cricket Australia. Read more...
Posted 28 February 2014
1. Football: FIFA World Cup, Brazil (June 12-July 13)
"The Greatest Show on Earth" kicks off on June 12, with host-nation Brazil taking on Croatia, in Sao Paulo. From an Australian perspective, and without trying to be too hyperbolic, if the Socceroos manage get out of their group, in Brazil, then it would be our greatest ever achievement...sporting or otherwise. That is the magnitude of the task facing Ange Postecoglou and his side, who have been drawn with reigning World Champions, Spain, European heavyweights, The Netherlands, and South American darkhorses, Chile. Read more...