AC Milan have announced a partnership with Puma, which will kick-off after the season, having parted ways with Adidas.
“Effective 1st July 2018, PUMA will become our official partner, global technical supplier and official licensing partner,” read AC Milan’s statement on their site.
— PUMA Football (@pumafootball) 12 februari 2018
The Rossoneri’s CEO, Marco Fassone, also spoke about the new deal.
“I am very pleased to announce our partnership with PUMA, to whom we are bound by mutual esteem and by our common passion for sports and football values. They represent a major international brand and we will be proceeding together in the next few football seasons in our strategic pathway striving to reach new and extraordinary goals off and on the pitch”
Puma’s CEO, Bjørn Gulden, also commented on the deal.
“We are very proud to be partnering with AC Milan. They are one of the most successful clubs in the Football history with a large, global fan base and the team and their fans show the true spirit of football. If you ask me, the Rossoneri jersey is one of the most iconic jerseys in football. We are looking forward to the next chapter of this legendary football club being with PUMA”.