The French rugby jersey will have a new major sponsor beginning this weekend’s Six Nations game against Italy- the Altrad Group. France’s rugby shirt will now carry the words “Soutenu par Altrad” (Supported by Altrad)- a nod to the group that own Top 14 outfit Montpellier.
The FFR’s agreement with the Altrad Group is till the end of 2017. The shirt currently already carries “France 2023” in a reference to France’s bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup.
The Altrad France rugby sponsorship deal leaves football as the only major sport in France which does not have a sponsor logo on the national team’s jersey.
Check out the integration of the Altrad Group on the shirt below Continue reading
This is the new Germany rugby kit 2017, German rugby’s new home shirt for the 2017 season. Made by sportswear giants Adidas, who have taken over from BLK (Germany wore BLK in their famous win over Romania last month), the new Germany rugby jersey debuted over the weekend (March 4, 2017) in the side’s 34-29 win over Belgium in Offenbach. Capri Sun, the brand owned by Heidelberg born German billionaire Hans Peter Wild, who has been a great supporter of the national rugby union side, remain sponsors Continue reading
This is the new France 7’s rugby kit 2017, a new uniform released for the FFR sevens team as they prepare for the 2016/17 HSBC World Rugby sevens series. The new France sevens jersey was officially unveiled on 27 November, 2016 and appears to feature a graphic that depicts Les Bleus’ trips across the world for their Sevens campaign.
The 16/17 HSBC Sevens series begins in Dubai early next month Continue reading
These are the new Australia rugby sevens shirts 2017, the uniforms to be worn by the Wallaby 7’s team as they compete on the World Series circuit. Kit partners Asics have revealed two new strips- a traditional home and a blue alternate.
Australia finished fourth in the 2015/16 HSBC Sevens series Continue reading
These are the new England rugby sevens kits 2017, England’s new home and alternate tops for the 2016/17 HSBC Sevens series. The new England 7s jerseys for 16/17 have been made by Canterbury and were officially unveiled on 21 November, 2016. Continue reading
This is the new All Blacks away shirt 2016/2017, New Zealand’s new alternate strip for games during the 2016/17 season. Made by Adidas, the new All Blacks white jersey, featuring a different design, was officially unveiled on 21 November, 2016 and will make its debut this weekend in the team’s match against France Continue reading
This is what appears to be the new Lions rugby shirt 2017, the top to be worn by the British & Irish Lions on next year’s tour of New Zealand. The shirt, made by Canterbury, was officially launched on November 1, 2016 but leaks of the jersey did find their way onto social media before the release
Standard Life Investments will be principal jersey sponsors for the British Lions on their 2017 tour. Continue reading
This is the new All Blacks top 16/17, the new NZ home strip for their upcoming internationals. Made by Adidas, the new AB’s rugby jersey was officially unveiled on October 27, 2016 with the likes of skipper Kieran Read, full back Israel Dagg, hooker Dane Coles and lock Sam Whitelock here seen modelling the new strip Continue reading
This is the new Ireland away rugby shirt 2016/17, the Irish national team’s new alternate top for the 2016/2017 international season. Made by Canterbury, the new Irish away rugby kit is maroon (purple) in colour and pays tribute to Lansdowne Road, the sport’s oldest ground Continue reading
This is the new England RL kit 2016/17, the England national rugby league team’s new home jersey for the upcoming 4 Nations and other international fixtures in the 2016/2017 season. Made by BLK, the new England RL 16/17 top was officially revealed on September 9, 2016 by the RFL, and is here seen modelled by Sam Burgess
The 2016 4 Nations will be hosted by England, with Australia, New Zealand and Scotland the other three teams to be participating in the event. Continue reading