Association Sportive de Saint-Étienne Loire (also called ASSE or A.S. Saint-Étienne) is a French football team founded in 1920. It is one of the most successful teams in French Football history, with honours including 10 French First Division championship wins. Their main rivals are Olympique Lyonnais, from nearby Lyon. Saint-Étienne finished the 2009/10 French Ligue 1 season in 17th position.
Following this weekend’s unveiling of its new away kit, A.S. Saint-Étienne launched its adidas 2010/11 home kit earlier today. It will be used for the first time in the club’s pre-season meeting with FCO Dijon on July 16th.