July 9, 2018
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KAPPA, HISTORICAL EUROPEAN SPORTS BRAND SINCE 50 YEAR, RELEASE THE HOME JERSEY OF REAL BÉTIS BALOMPIÉ FOR THE SEASON 2018-2019. A JERSEY PLENTY OF SOUVENIRS AND STORIES FOR THE TWO ENTITIES.
Kappa and the Real Betis Balompié are pleased to announce the partnership until 2022 as the official kit supplier and main partner. Kappa will exclusively supply the club across all ranges of “Sport” and “Lifestyle”, on and off the pitch.
One week after the official kit supplier partnership of Kappa to Real Bétis, please discover the HOME Kombat™ jersey of Bétis for the season 2018/2019.
This jersey made with the Kombat™ technology follow the codes of the first jersey created by Kappa to the Bétis for the season 1995-1996: a V collar retro-vintage, 13 vertical stripes on the front of the jersey, the logo of the club on the side heart and the Kappa “omini” on the other side. A refined, stylish and vintage jersey updated with the silicon 3D logo of the club, and the quote “Real Betis” on the back. The jersey will be added to a green short and green foot.
As a reminder, the historical partnership had been launched the first season in 1995-1996 until the end of the season 2008-2009. A period who recounts the most beautiful years of Bétis : finalist of the Copa del Rey in 1997 and winner in 2005, winner of the Spanish Super-Coupe in 2005 as well, which allowed to the Bétis the participation in the Champions Leaguer the following season.
It is a new page opens for the Real Bétis with Kappa, the occasion to remember historical games, legendary jerseys and players who have marked the club for the eternity.
Find the official launch in video WATCH THE VIDÉO
THE KOMBAT™ TECHNOLOGY
It changed football shirts forever. And it’s still evolving, now. In fabric technology, in details and design in order to make unbeatable sports performance and comfort. Real Betis Balompie’s Kombat™ 2019 was designed by Kappa’s R&D centre to establish new performance standards. The “stop stopping” technical principle achieves its top expression, movement during play has never been so fluid and harmonious. Ultra light fabrics and stretch nylon seams to give even more elasticity, breathability and comfort. The particularly soft and fresh material gives the body a unique comfort for a soccer jersey and is equipped with Hydroway protection that guarantees easy breathing and easy disposal of body heat and effective cooling. The slogan «Stop Stopping, Keep Moving» inspired by the whole design philosophy Kombat™ achieves a higher level of effectiveness: the retention is more evident to the referee and the more difficult the interruption of the move.
ABOUT REAL BETIS BALOMPIÉ Founded in 1907 Real Betis Balompié is a popular club with over 52,000 subscribers and 400 fan groups worldwide. Its stadium, Benito Villamarín with more than 60 000 seats, is the fourth largest stadium in Spain. In addition, Betis is one of the most important historical clubs in La Liga, which remains one of the best national competitions in the world. After finishing the season in sixth place, the club will play the UEFA Europa League next season. You can follow Betis news on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Youtube and Linkedin.
ABOUT KAPPA Since 2009, the Kappa® license in Spain, France, United Kingdom & Benelux is held by the holding company Sport Finance, a specialist in the distribution of sports brands in Europe. Kappa® is today a major sports partner with many teams in Europe (football, rugby, handball, basketball), and teams of many professional clubs like Betis Sevilla, Leeds United, SSC Napoli or Angers SCO.