Manila, Philippines (March 7, 2014) – Global FC has officially announced today that AtletA Sportswear will be the club’s official outfitter effective this month as the club gears up for the second round of the 2014 United Football League season.
AtletA Sportswear will supply Global FC with the official match kits, training kits and casual wear as the club bids to reclaim the league title they won in 2012.
Global FC Chief Executive Dan Palami thanked AtletA Sportswear for partnering with the club, which has been nicknamed “The People’s Club.”
“This is an important step towards the club'sprogression as one of the best professional clubs in the Philippines. We are excited to partner with AtletA Sportswear as our official outfitter,” said Palami. “AtletA is the premier manufacturer of custom made uniforms. With their experience in providing uniforms for local and foreign sports teams, Global FC has found a Filipino outfitter brand that will provide us with the innovative and quality uniforms that our players and staff require."
AtletA Sportswear CEO Jericho Ilagan looks forward to the partnership of Global FC and AtletA, citing that the club can further strengthen its presence with AtletA's support.
“We are proud to sign this partnership with Global FC.” said Ilagan. "Global FC is the best professional football club in the country and this partnership represents an opportunity for AtletA to venture further into the fastest-growing sport in the Philippines. We look forward to a fruitful partnership."
Global FC will debut their new AtletA kits when they face league leaders Loyola Meralco Sparks on Saturday, March 8, 2013, 8:30pm at Emperador Stadium.
The new Global FC kit will also be the official kit of the Global FC Youth Teams that will participate in the UFL Youth League. The Global FC Youth teams in the UFL Youth League will be participated by more than 200 players from different age groups.