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Chivas USA Add Shirt Sponsor

Chivas+Shirt Chivas USA Add Shirt Sponsor

Ante Razov and Claudio Suarez model the new jersey with a Comex executive between the two Chivas USA stars/Photo from MLSnet

Chivas USA today became the fourth MLS Club to add a sponsor to front of its jersey. Mexican paint manufacturer Comex is the new shirt sponsor for the “goats” from Los Angeles. Prior to this season MLS clubs wore league mandated sponsors on the back of the jersey underneath the player numbers. For example DC United wore a Sierra Mist advertisement, LA Galaxy wore a Budweiser advertisement and New England wore a Pepsi ad on the back of their jerseys. This year LA Galaxy signed a long term deal with Herblife to have its name on the front of the Galaxy shirts and now three other MLS clubs have followed suit.
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A lifelong lover of soccer, the beautiful game, he served from January 2010 until May 2013 as the Director of Communications and Public Relations for the North American Soccer League (NASL). Raised on the Fort Lauderdale Strikers of the old NASL, Krishnaiyer previously hosted the American Soccer Show on the Champions Soccer Radio Network, the Major League Soccer Talk podcast and the EPL Talk Podcast. His soccer writing has been featured by several media outlets including The Guardian and The Telegraph. He is the author of the book Blue With Envy about Manchester City FC.
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6 Responses to Chivas USA Add Shirt Sponsor

  1. Anonymous says:

    At least it’s not “Bimbo” which has to be the most ridiculous looking sponsor ever.

  2. Josiah of Footy Fame says:

    A tasteful looking jersey as compared to the horrible writing on the Galaxy jersey.

  3. USA2010 says:

    Agreed.

    The Galaxy’s jersey looks like someone put a bumper sticker across the front.

  4. Justin Durst Jr says:

    Comex sounds a bit like comics to me. Big money teams don’t have to worry about things like this. They get sponsors like Sony, AIG and Emirates. How can you knock those names?

  5. Anonymous says:

    The goats will look like goats on Sunday.

  6. Anonymous says:

    How much longer can Suarez or Razov play. I cannot wait for the young kids wearing gold (at least this week) to hammer to them.

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