Glasgow Celtic is a Scottish football team that was founded in 1887. They are one of the oldest football clubs in world, and one of the most successful in Scotland. We stock the official Glasgow Celtic Football Shirts, and they are available for worldwide delivery. But hurry these jerseys are exceptionally popular so place your order online while supplies last.
Celtic football club was first established in a bid to reduce poverty in Glasgow’s East End, and also to raise money for the charity Poor Children’s Dinner Table. From these noble beginnings the club has risen to the pinnacle of world football winning major trophies regularly throughout the clubs history.
To the beginning of the 2016/17 campaign Glasgow Celtic had won a staggering 47 Scottish League Championship titles, as well as winning the Scottish Cup on 36 occasions and the Scottish League Cup 15 times. It is not only domestic success that fans of Celtic have had to celebrate, the club won the European Cup in 1967, and has recorded a runner-up finish in both the UEFA Cup and Interncontinental Cup in 2003 and 1967 respectively.
Celtic garners a huge following with fans located in Scotland and worldwide. It is thought that around 80,000 fans followed the team to Seville for the 2003 UEFA Cup final. It is of course the team’s iconic green and white hoops that supporters turn to too show off their team allegiance.
Celtic & New Balance Football Jersey Deal
The green and white hoops adorning the Celtic home shirt are infamous today, but the first ever Celtic kit consisted of a white shirt, with black shorts and green and black hooped socks. It was not until 1903 that the hooped shirt was introduced, with the white shorts and white socks being standardized in 1965.
From the 1960’s until 2005 Umbro was the manufacturer of the Celtic jerseys. In 2005 Nike took over paying £5 million a year to produce the teams shirts. However, in 2015 it was New Balance that grabbed the rights to manufacturer the Glasgow Celtic kits, it has been announced that it was a record-breaking deal however, no financial information was released.
New Balance is an American sportswear manufacturer that has taken the football world by storm over recent years making headline grabbing deals with some of the biggest clubs in the world. So far, the company has maintained the club traditions with green and white hoops for the home shirt, while experimenting more freely to produce some visually outstanding away and third kits, as well as a fantastic selection of training gear.
In recent season’s Glasgow Celtic has dominated the Scottish football league but from 2016/17 their biggest rivals Rangers are back and we expect the competition to become more intense, making this the perfect time to pick up the latest Glasgow Celtic football shirts. Take a look at the jersey we have available, we are supplied directly by New Balance and only stock official merchandise. Use our secure online shopping cart to place your order today.