Adidas

Are Nike and Adidas too dominant?
Nike
In Brief

Are Nike and Adidas too dominant?

Mike Ashley calls for investigation into sportswear giants' supremacy
16 Oct 2019
The Decathlon: Arsenal fans swoon over leaked Adidas kits
Arsenal stars Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette look pleased with the Adidas shirts
Daily Briefing

The Decathlon: Arsenal fans swoon over leaked Adidas kits

Ten things from the world of sport on Thursday 23 May
23 May 2019
Arsenal adidas kit deal: concepts and bruised banana return
Ian Wright Arsenal bruised banana kit 1991
In Brief

Arsenal adidas kit deal: concepts and bruised banana return

Agreement is thought to be worth £300m over five seasons
8 Oct 2018
Did Adidas urge Paul Pogba to pick Man Utd over Real Madrid?
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In Depth

Did Adidas urge Paul Pogba to pick Man Utd over Real Madrid?

World record transfer deal is great news for sportswear company as it looks to expand into China
9 Aug 2016
Chelsea and Barcelona sign mammoth kit deals with Nike
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In Brief

Chelsea and Barcelona sign mammoth kit deals with Nike

Blues deal is worth a huge £60m a season, but new Barca contract will be the biggest in the world
18 May 2016
Chelsea defend £90 price for 2016-17 kit
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In Brief

Chelsea defend £90 price for 2016-17 kit

Club insists most shirts will cost £55 as critics hit out at 'greedy' pricing scheme
5 May 2016
Nike to replace Adidas at IAAF - who has the high ground?
 Nike store
In Depth

Nike to replace Adidas at IAAF - who has the high ground?

Company's decision to withdraw from sponsorship deal may be more to do with hard-headed business than concerns over doping
26 Jan 2016

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Adidas unhappy with Man Utd – should Van Gaal be worried?
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In Depth

Adidas unhappy with Man Utd – should Van Gaal be worried?

The Glazer family spent years building up Man United's commercial arm, and will not want 'boring' football to ruin the club's appeal
5 Jan 2016
Manchester United Adidas kit to go on sale at midnight
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In Brief

Manchester United Adidas kit to go on sale at midnight

Long-awaited new strip will finally hit the stores as Nike contract expires at end of July
31 Jul 2015
Suarez loses sponsors but Chiellini jumps to his defence
Luis Suarez
In Depth

Suarez loses sponsors but Chiellini jumps to his defence

World Cup whispers: 888.com pulls the plug on Suarez, Ghana punch-up drama, Capello blames laser
27 Jun 2014
World Cup 2014: secrets of the Adidas Brazuca ball revealed
The new Brazuca ball and the FIFA World Cup Trophy
In Depth

World Cup 2014: secrets of the Adidas Brazuca ball revealed

In 2010 the awful Jabulani stole the show for all the wrong reasons. Will the Brazuca do the same?
29 May 2014
KNITTED KIT: Nike and Adidas launch knitted football boots
Football boots, World Cup
In Brief

KNITTED KIT: Nike and Adidas launch knitted football boots

Stars like Luis Suarez and Andres Iniesta are set to launch a footwear revolution this summer
27 Feb 2014
WHAM: George Michael 'fell' out of car at 70mph
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In Brief

WHAM: George Michael 'fell' out of car at 70mph

Singer 'lucky to be alive' after falling from Range Rover's passenger seat and dodging M1 traffic
21 May 2013
RUGBY: Why Jonny Wilkinson is the real goldenballs
Jonny Wilkinson
In Depth

RUGBY: Why Jonny Wilkinson is the real goldenballs

As Becks bows out, his illustrious rugby-playing counterpart is poised for another triumph
17 May 2013
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