About European Football / Soccer
European Football / Soccer (formerly known as Association Football) is by far the largest and most popular sport in the world. It’s a skilful team-based sport that can be played anywhere and with very little equipment.
Football crosses practically all age, gender and cultural boundaries. The work of its international governing body FIFA has helped develop many global and domestic opportunities for people from all walks of life around the world.
Top Football Brands
Nike Sports is a massive player across the whole sports industry. Whilst its roots in sports originate in United States running, Nike Football has a long a prestigous history in football as well. Its coverage is worldwide and across most lines of apparell, organisational, team and individual sponsorship.
Nike Football has a presence on every continent in the planet and most major competitions. It has also sponsored some of the biggest names in football like Ronaldo, Ronaldinho, Zlatan, Wayne Rooney and Christiano Ronaldo.
Puma is a German brand that was founded in 1948 as a shoe manufacturer. Like most major sports brands it’s branched out its equipment expertise beyond just its original offering, and of course football was a major investment for the brand.
Puma Football has some major top level footballers on its sponsorship roster, like Argentian Sergio Agüero, Frenchman Atonoine Griezmann, Spanish player David Silva and Belgian Vincent Kompany.
The brand also sponsors top line clubs as well in Newcastle United FC, Olympique de Marseille, Machester City FC & Borussia Dortmund.
Kappa began its life as a sports specific offshoot brand of a pre-existing apparel company called ‘Robe di Kappa‘. This was founded by Marco Boglione in 1978, around this time Italy was beginning to dominate the club and international footballing world.
Kappa’s presence is global and its football prestige is immense for diehard footballers around the world.
Adidas is a multinational sports company that originates out of the Germany in 1949. It began life like many similar companies of its day as a footwear manufacturer, and over time it expanded its global reach and product offering through the world of sports.
Adidas in football is a classic brand with many iconic products that are loved worldwide. Its clothing and equipment are used at all levels and it can be seen used in many of the greatest success moments in footballing history.