By TUNDE SHAMSUDEEN
MFM FC of Lagos has made public their 2016/17 football season home (purple) and away (blue) colours to their fans and the media, Sportstalkafrica.com reports.
The unveiling took place in Lagos on Friday with the club Director of Sport, Emmanuel Adeyemi, describing the event as historic.
“It’s history making of the club as we unveil our new jerseys for the season.
“The kits which are produced by Nigeria’s top brand sports kitting company, CONE Sportwears, are fantastic and are good for our players. They can also compete with other club jerseys around the world.
“From us (MFM FC of Lagos), we look forward for a better partnership with CONE.”
Adeyemi, a director with the League Management Company (LMC) thanked the General Overseer of the Mountain of Fire Miracles and Ministries, Dr Daniel Kayode Olukoya for his tremendous support for the development of youths in the country and assured the club fans that MFM FC will not battle the drop but compete for laurels this season.
Chief Executive Officer of CONE Sports, Cletus Okojie, said the unveiling was first of its kind for the company as he thanked the management of MFM FC for the choosing to partner with them.
“At CONE, we are creative and, in creativity, we don’t talk much rather we let our designs do the talking for us.
“The jerseys we have produced for the club are player -friendly to our weather and it also brings out player’s efficiency during matches with a goal of winning games.
“Our jerseys are also appealing to fans as they yearn to buy our products. The long run effect of this is clubs making revenue from the sales of replica shirts.”