Defending Copa Libertadores champions Clube Atlético Mineiro have signed a technical partnership deal with PUMA that will see the team nicknamed Galo (Rooster) wear kits from the German sportswear company until 2016.
The deal was announced earlier today along with the unveiling of the Atlético-MG 2014 home, away, goalkeeper and training kits for 2014. The home and away kits will be available at the Subside Sports Brazilian club store.
The Atlético Mineiro 2014 PUMA home jersey is in the club’s traditional black and white stripes while the away shirt is a mainly white affair. Both use brand new shirt designs recently launched during PUMA’s release of their 2014/15 national team uniforms.
Atlético-MG will wear their 2014 PUMA home kit in match action for the first time during Wednesday night’s meeting with Paraguay’s Atlético-MG in the group stage of the 2014 Copa Libertadores.
Eight placed finishes in the Campeonato Brasileiro Série A in 2013, Atlético Mineiro currently features Brazilian legend Ronaldinho along with current Brazil national team striker Jô.