Rio Ave Announce Puma Kit Deal

New technical sponsor for the Portugal Liga club Rio Ave as they announce kit deal with Puma, who replaces Nike.

Puma To Manufacture Kits For Rio Ave From 21-22 Season

The new deal sees Puma replacing Nike from this 2021-22 season.

The official announcement reads: "The officialization of this partnership is a moment that greatly honours us, because PUMA shares our values and vision in sport [...]"

"It is, therefore, with great pride that Rio Ave FC enters the PUMA family, as one of its represented clubs, starting here a new journey of conquest that, we believe, is filled with great achievements."

Rio Ave have already started their pre-season wearing Puma kits. But these are only training equipment. Based on the announcement video, expect the 21-22 home kits for Rio Ave to feature the green and white stripes still.

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