Multi-year deal will see hummel become the Owls’ official outfitter
PAPILLION, Neb. (December 8, 2022) – Union Omaha has agreed to a multi-year deal with Danish sportswear brand hummel to become the club’s official outfitter of uniforms, training gear and apparel for the 2023 season and beyond, the club announced Thursday. hummel is an internationally recognized soccer brand that works with numerous professional clubs across the world, including the Danish national team and English Premier League members Everton and Southampton.
“Our fans have been crying out for us to break out of the template in our jerseys and gear,” Union Omaha General Manager Peter Marlette said. “In this partnership with hummel, we’re able to collaborate with one of the most creative brands in global soccer on truly custom offerings that represent our club and our community. This partnership allows us to offer our players and fans one-of-a-kind items without sacrificing any quality. In addition to creative freedom and high-quality product, hummel also allows us to offer jerseys and gear that are made in the United States.”
“hummel is proud to be partnering with one of the top teams in the USL,” hummel USA President Jeff Duback said. “We look forward to serving both the team as well as the Union Omaha fans.”
The 2023 primary jersey, as well as new hummel merchandise, is available for purchase at shop.unionomaha.com at 10 a.m. Friday morning, or at the Storm Front Team Store located at Werner Park from noon to 5 p.m. on weekdays.
Season tickets for the 2023 season are currently available via UnionOmaha.com or the Werner Park Ticket Office by calling 402-738-5100.
ABOUT UNION OMAHA
Union Omaha, the 2021 USL League One Champion, is the only professional soccer team in the state of Nebraska. USL League One is a United States Soccer Federation-sanctioned professional men’s soccer league that occupies the third tier of the American soccer landscape, below USL Championship (tier two) and Major League Soccer (tier one). Union Omaha plays its home matches at Werner Park in Sarpy County, also home to the Omaha Storm Chasers of Minor League Baseball. The team is led by General Manager Peter Marlette in the front office and by Head Coach Jay Mims on the field.
hummel is a Danish sports- and fashion-brand with a history leading back to 1923. hummel designs, produces and markets sportswear, training wear, equipment and sneakers for adults and children, male and female. Through the four product categories teamsport, footwear, kids, sport lifestyle as well as selected premium co-labs, hummel delivers new styles multiple times during the year with a mix of retro and contemporary trends. hummel A/S is a part of Thornico A/S.