Athletic Bilbao to Sign New Balance Kit Deal

Athletic Bilbao is set to go apart with current shirt supplier Nike and sign a kit deal with New Balance, who are offering the Basque club more than the US-giant according to Bilbao' leading newspaper El Correo.

New Balance to Become Athletic's kit supplier from 2017-18

Athletic Bilbao x New Balance.

Nike has a contract to make Athletic Bilbao's shirt until June 30 2017, while the Basque club is free from July 1st for a new supplier. And according to El Correo, the new jersey supplier will be New Balance who offer the club more than the 2.5 million Euro Nike currently pays the club per season.

Nike took over the contract from Umbro and has been making Athletic's shirt since 2013. New Balance would be he sixth supplier in the history of the club.

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