Mitre Blog

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Carabao Cup – Round One Draw

Streamed live across Facebook from Bangkok – the Carabao Cup draw has been made. The competition (previously the Capital One Cup and EFL Cup last season) has a new title sponsor who are certainly making an impression with their unique ideas. Carabao – who also partner with Chelsea and Reading – held the competition draw in their home country Thailand. Last season the Cup was won by Manchester United as they defeated Southampton – after an epic performance by Zlatan! But who’ll be making their way to the final this... Read More

GETTING STARTED IN RUGBY…

How to get started in rugby Depending on whether you are a junior or an adult, there are various ways to get involved in playing rugby. Whether you’re interested in rugby union, rugby league, wheelchair rugby or touch rugby, there are opportunities all over the UK for people of all ages and abilities to take up the sport. You might want to take part just for fun and to stay active, or maybe it’s something you want to take a little more seriously. Many secondary schools across the UK have... Read More

Handsworth Announce Mitre Partnership

Handsworth Parramore FC have today announce their delight at renewing their kit deal with Mitre – whilst securing a fantastic sponsorship deal – with Sheffield based Electrical and Mechnmical Services Contractors H.E.Barnes – for the next two seasons. The deal will see Mitre produce a bespoke kit for Handsworth through local retailer DB Sports – which will be proudly worn across all age groups at the club. Club Vice Chairman Steve Holmes said of the Deal, “Its the 1st time we have ever had a bespoke kit made and our thanks... Read More

Mitre Announced as Official Football Partner of Powerleague

Mitre have today announced their continued partnership with Powerleague, the world’s largest small-sided football centre operator. The deal will see all leagues across the Powerleague Community Clubs play with a unique Mitre football. The specialist ball to be used across Powerleague clubs has been engineered to perform at a lower air pressure – ideal for fast paced play across the floor. Crafted with revolutionary Hyperseam technology – which ensures boosted power, rapid speed and pin-point accuracy – the ball delivers unrivalled performance on artificial pitches. Donna Smith, Brand Manager at... Read More

Father’s Day 2017 : Mitre Gift Guide

Father’s Day is just around the corner, but don’t worry – you’ve still got plenty of time to buy a present for your Dad, Grandad, partner, or whoever else you might be panic-buying for over the next week or so! Father’s Day falls on Sunday 18th June this year, and Mitre has plenty of gift options available, whether your Dad enjoys football, rugby or simply lives in sportswear. The best bit about buying your Father’s Day gifts from Mitre is that our UK express delivery is only £3.85, meaning you’ll... Read More

FOOTBALL VS RUGBY – THE FULLBACK CHALLENGE

Fiat Professional recently got four famous faces together – as football and rugby faced each other in the Fullback Challenge. The challenge pitted the fullbacks against each other in a series of strength, accuracy and versatility tests. Kitted out in their Mitre gear Danny Mills and Jackie McNamara face two former rugby players – Lee Byrne and Georgan Murphy – but only one could come out on top. The challenge coincides with the launch of the all-new Fiat Fullback pick-up and the launch of Mitres new apparel range. Challenge One The... Read More

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The Legend Returns

Mitre, match ball of choice for the English Football League for over 40 years, is ready to make history again with the return of its iconic Delta trademark. Redesigned, reinvented and rejuvenated, the Delta is back as Mitre’s new official match ball for the EFL and SPFL, engineered for optimal control, accuracy and power. Instantly recognisable thanks to its heritage and memorable white, blue and red design, the Delta holds a unique place at the heart of English football and over the years has been treasured by players and fans... Read More

Hyde United announce Mitre kit partnership

Hyde United announce exciting new partnership with global sports brand Mitre Evo-Stik Northern Premier League football club Hyde United has today announced an apparel partnership with British football brand Mitre. The kit partnership will see Mitre supply playing jerseys and trainingwear to players, coaches and club members across all senior and academy teams. Hyde United, formed in 1885, will continue in their traditional colours, wearing a red Mitre Charge jersey throughout the 2017-18 season for home fixtures, whilst choosing a yellow and green option for their away jersey. The deal... Read More

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Berwick Rangers Announce Mitre Kit Deal

Berwick Rangers Football Club have today announced a new kit partnership with Scottish retailer Football National Teamwear, which will see Mitre become the Club’s Official Kit Manufacturer. The deal, which will come into play from June 1st 2017, will see Berwick Rangers FC wear Mitre home and away kits for the next three seasons. Mitre, one of the most established names in world football and also provide professional footballs to the SPFL, have a significant presence in UK football and are delighted to add Berwick Rangers FC to their portfolio... Read More

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The Sky Bet League One play-off final preview – Bradford City Vs Millwall

The final promotion place to the Sky Bet Championship is up for grabs on Saturday 20th May, as Bradford City and Millwall meet at Wembley for the decider. They will be playing with the specially produced Mitre match ball (limited edition). We preview the action below: Bradford City After a tense two legs against Fleetwood in the play-off semi-finals, Bradford City made it through to the final by a single goal. Cue celebrations all round after experiencing disappointment at the same stage last season, where they were put out by... Read More