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What an FA Cup final with Matchday with Max! 20/05/2019

What a final with Matchday with Max!

“Championes, championes, olé, olé olé” A huge weekend for football saw Man City romp home with a 6–nil defeat over Watford, and ultimately take the Emirates FA Cup back to Manchester. During the final, Mitre’s friend Matchday with Max was on hand grabbing Man City and Watford fans in the buzz of the pre and post-game action at Wembley. Check out his Emirates FA Cup video from YouTube below. History has been made! Oh Pep! Not only did City become the first team since 1903 to score six in the... Read More

Futsal, what is Futsal? Futsal of Football? 03/01/2019

What is Futsal?

  What do football legends Pele, Xavi, Ronaldinho, Messi and Ronaldo all have in common? Each played Futsal in their youth to nurture their incredible skills. So, what’s all the hype about? Firstly, what exactly is Futsal? Less rules (including no offside rule!), a faster pace, smaller pitches and only 5 players-a-side has created a game that relies on incredible technical skill and close control of the ball. Individual skill is prized over old-school formations and tactics. Recognised by both UEFA and FIFA, Futsal originated from South America in the... Read More


The world’s original football brand is delivering fans a unique collection of Star Wars Mitre balls, inspired by the world’s most iconic pop culture phenomenon. Just as the first love of nearly every child growing up is football, one of their favourite movies has got to be Star Wars! This Christmas, Mitre is uniting with Star Wars to deliver a series of footballs that will excite fans of all ages. Available in Scriball, Match Ball and Pop-up Goal, the new Star Wars Mitre collection is perfect for fans of all... Read More


Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership off to a flyer

What a start! Less than two months into the new Scottish football season and its already proving to be somewhat of a rollercoaster for teams and fans throughout the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership. With six wins and a draw from their seven games so far, Celtic currently sit at the top of the pile with a couple of points’ breathing space; and, with Partick Thistle and Kilmarnock yet to win a match, they find themselves in an unfortunate relegation battle early on. Ross County started with a win, but since then... Read More


The Orchard Welsh Premier Women’s League (WPWL) is pleased to announce that Mitre will continue to be the Official Match Ball provider to the WPWL. The deal, which will see clubs play with an exciting new Mitre Element football, will run alongside the recently announced deal with the JD Welsh Premier League for three seasons. The WPWL, formed in 2009, is the highest level of women’s league football within Wales. Nathan Spencer, Brand Activation Exec at Mitre Sports International, said of the partnership: ‘’We’re delighted to announce our continued partnership... Read More


Let’s Get Your Team Kitted Out!

We’ve teamed up with Wickes and the EFL to offer the ultimate football kit! We’re giving away 230 kits to teams up and down the country. Kits include : 15 x Jerseys, Shorts & Socks – making sure you turn up to game-day in style! 10 x Footballs – helping you perform like a pro! 1 x Managers Jacket – to help you keep cool under pressure 1 x Ball Bag – for ease carrying your equipment away from the pitch Enter at > To enter, you must be a... Read More


Sky Bet EFL Championship Season Preview 2017/18

This Friday night sees the first fixtures kick off in the 2017/18 Championship season and we’re all getting ready for what promises to be a truly exciting season in one of world football’s most competitive leagues. Anyone who follows Championship football will know that it’s all about fine margins; in a league where any team can usually beat any other, it’s often tricky to tell who all of the main players in the promotion race will be at this point. For newly relegated Sunderland, now without their standout top scorer... Read More


Sky Bet League One Season Preview 2017/18

Every football fan loves the ‘blank slate feeling’ at the start of a new season. Whether you’re one of those who is full of optimism every August, or someone who tends to be more on the pessimistic side, at least you know that until everyone kicks off on the 5th August at 3pm, every club is level and there is the possibility of achieving something meaningful in the next campaign. Will the clubs who have dropped down from the Championship go straight back up again? Fans of Wigan Athletic, Blackburn... Read More


Sky Bet League Two Season Preview 2017-18

With a new season always comes new hope; a fresh chance for every single team in League Two to make their mark. Whether their main aim is consolidating their place in the football league, or they have loftier ambitions, until 3pm on Saturday 5th August, everyone is equal; statistically speaking at least. The coming season looks to be shaping up nicely, with newly promoted Forest Green Rovers and Lincoln City keen to make flying starts to their respective campaigns and keep their respective fine runs from last season going as... Read More