The Premier League has announced that from the start of next season, clubs will wear shirts which will feature a new style set of names and numbers. Sporting iD, which is the Premier League’s long-term design partner, revealed the new design sets yesterday.
The announcement, which was revealed on the Premier League’s official website said that both parties have worked closely together to develop the modern and vibrant designs, which feature updated lettering which aligns the Premier League’s visual identity and includes the new logo introduced from this season.
Sporting iD have presented the Premier League with 5 approved colourways, white with black detail and black, navy, red and yellow; all with white details.
Sporting iD has been the Premier League’s partner for over 20 years and the new designs will now replace the previous ones which had been in use for the past 10 years.
“Sporting iD continues to deliver an excellent service supplying names, numbers and sleeve badges for the Premier League,” said Premier League Managing Director Richard Masters. “We are excited to see next season’s new style and colours, starting with the unveiling of our clubs’ kits at individual launches in the coming months.
Sporting iD Global License Director Robert Thayne said: “Extremely proud of our Premier League association, Sporting iD is excited to be introducing the Premier League’s new look player identification names and numbers for the 2017/18 club kit launches and beyond.
“The new look is already attracting high volume demand from both club and retail distribution channels where Sporting iD provides access to official licensed Premier League names, numbers and sleeve badges to the ever-growing global fan base.”