Umbro announce launch date of new England kit - Ruck

Umbro announce launch date of new England kit

Umbro have confirmed they will be launching its new England Rugby kit on 7 September. 

The British sportswear company, who were involved in rugby during the amateur era, outbid adidas to agree a partnership worth more than £5m a season.

 Umbro Rugby ambassador Eddie Jones during the UMBRO photo call at Pennyhill Park

“The partnership between Umbro and England Rugby from September is a seminal chapter in our history,’ said Anthony Little, managing director of Umbro.

“The first time the England rugby team run out onto the pitch wearing the double-diamond logo will be a proud moment for us as an English brand.

“Modern rugby is demanding but we have been working tirelessly to ensure that we deliver a kit that will perform for England Rugby.”

2020-21 England Rugby shirt: How accurate are the leaks?

1. Online leak

A rugby union shirt review site, who are well known for reporting the most accurate kit leaks, have showcased images appearing to show the new designs as they would appear on the official England website. They actually look very nice.

Leak accuracy: 50-60%