Monthly Archives: May 2015
PRESS RELEASE – MAY 2015
O’Neills Sportswear Partners with FECOFA
O’Neills Sportswear are pleased to announce the partnership with the Fédération Congolaise de Football-Association.
FECOFA is the governing body of football in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
DR Congo introduced the unique designed jerseys and kits, supplied by O’Neills, for the first time in January 2015 in the African Cup of Nations.
You can now purchase the jersey here
What have the 9/11 Memorial, Eastenders, a Mission School in Zambia and TV show Law and Order got in common? The answer? The wearing of O’Neills.
We asked our twitter followers to send in some images of O’Neills #GoingGlobal. The answers show that our jerseys are popping up everywhere round the globe. Says a lot about the spread of the games the folks spreading the good news.
A few years back when Tyrone football was at its Zenith an image emerged of a local peasant in Georgia cycling through a war zone wearing a Tyrone jersey of WJ Dolan vintage. Some wags remarked he was moving through the wreckage the way the Tyrone forwards cut through the Kerry defence. Before any Kerrymen take offence, its ancient history at this stage.
The famous shot was beamed round the world by Associated Press and it features 66-year-old Gaioz Kodoyev man wearing the
Saturday May 30
2.30 – Salford Red Devils v Widnes Vikings
4.45 – Hull FC v Hull KR
7.00 – Leeds Rhinos v Wigan Warriors
Sunday May 31
1.00 – Catalans Dragons v Huddersfield Giants
3.15 – St Helens v Warrington Wolves
5.30 – Castleford Tigers v Wakefield Trinity Wildcats
From all here at O'Neills we would like to wish our two Superleague sides, Widnes Vikings and St. Helens the very best of luck in Newcastle.