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MLS reaches agreement with Columbia Sportswear

Major League Soccer (MLS) has entered into a partnership with apparel manufacturer Columbia Sportswear.

The deal, which covers all 23 top soccer teams in the United States and Canada, will see Columbia Sportswear produce co-branded outerwear and apparel for fans of all ages. The new clothing line will include jackets, polo shirts and layering pieces.

The products will be available through Outdoor Custom Sportswear in the coming weeks and will feature Columbia’s patented wearable technologies.

“We’re thrilled to partner with Columbia to make sure the weather never gets in the way of our fans supporting their teams,” said Maribeth Towers, senior vice president of consumer products for MLS. “As our legions of fans continue to grow, we’re excited to work with Columbia to bring them some of the finest technical outdoor gear available.”

“Major League Soccer is growing rapidly, fueled by some of the most passionate fans in all of sport,” added Joe Boyle, President of Columbia Brand. “That excitement, combined with the longest schedule in North America’s major professional leagues, presents a unique opportunity for Columbia. Whether it’s an early-season Timbers game in a downpour in Portland or a midsummer contest in the sweltering Orlando heat, these products are designed to keep these amazing fans comfortable in all conditions.

Major League Soccer (MLS) has entered into a partnership with apparel manufacturer Columbia Sportswear.

The deal, which covers all 23 top soccer teams in the United States and Canada, will see Columbia Sportswear produce co-branded outerwear and apparel for fans of all ages. The new clothing range will include jackets, polo shirts and layering pieces

The products will be available through Outdoor Custom Sportswear in the coming weeks and will feature Columbia’s patented wearable technologies.

“We’re thrilled to partner with Columbia to make sure the weather never gets in the way of our fans supporting their teams,” said Maribeth Towers, senior vice president of consumer products for MLS. “As our legions of fans continue to grow, we’re excited to work with Columbia to bring them some of the finest technical outdoor gear available.”

“Major League Soccer is growing rapidly, fueled by some of the most passionate fans in all of sport,” added Joe Boyle, President of Columbia Brand. “That excitement, combined with the longest schedule in North America’s major professional leagues, presents a unique opportunity for Columbia. Whether it’s an early-season Timbers game in a downpour in Portland or a midsummer contest in the sweltering Orlando heat, these products are designed to keep these amazing fans comfortable in all conditions.

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