Southampton keeper signs Under Armour deal
Fraser Forster has become the latest footballer to sign a deal with Under Armour.
As part of the deal Forster will use Under Armour's ClutchFit Force 3.0 boots and bespoke gloves as well as that he will be able to utilise various sport technologies such as Under Armour’s Connected Fitness suite, the UA HealthBox, to help with his activity, fitness, sleep and nutrition.
Under Armour are also the technical partner of Southampton after signing a deal with them in the summer. They supply the team’s matchday kit and training apparel as part of a long-term partnership focused on innovation.
Forster said: “Throughout my career, I have always been one for working hard and letting my performances do the talking, which I believe ties in perfectly with what Under Armour is about."
He added: “I’m really excited to train and play in Under Armour products, whilst also becoming part of such a young and innovative brand that works with, and boosts the performances of, top sports talent around the world.”
Chris Bate, VP and managing director Europe, Under Armour. “We are extremely proud to have Fraser join the Under Armour family and add to our growing roster of elite football athletes. He is a world renowned goalkeeper who has cemented his place in the England squad.
“Fraser is fearless, driven, and has our trademark humble and hungry mindset to reach the next level in his game, which we believe matches our brand values perfectly. We will provide him with the most innovative equipment to help him reach his goals, this season and beyond.”