Jordan Brand and Paris Saint-Germain Combine for a Football First

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  1. Sep 13, 2018 at 13:33
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    swooshboy Band of Brothers

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    Very cool to see the Jumpman on football pitches!

    https://news.nike.com/news/jordan-brand-paris-saint-germain-psg

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  2. Sep 13, 2018 at 13:43
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    Classical Mechanic Full Member

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    Neymar and Jordan, two of sport's greatest bellends.
  3. Sep 13, 2018 at 13:44
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    Chipper Full Member

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    Who is Jordan Brand?

    Was actually thinking that when I opened the thread. :lol:
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    Shiiiiiiit, it looks cool, all of it.
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    Hate it. Apparently that black jersey is their home jersey for the Champions League.
  6. Sep 13, 2018 at 13:59
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    Andy_Cole Full Member

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    That is so nice. Only club kit outside United's I'm now considering to get! Regret we left Nike now as we could have had this collab.

    Come on Adidas, do something similar with the Originals logo for us!
  7. Sep 13, 2018 at 14:02
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    :lol: same here.
  8. Sep 13, 2018 at 14:05
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    JPRouve can't stop thinking about balls - NOT deflategate

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    I told myself:"That's not how you write Julian Brandt.". :nervous:
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    So that explains all that basketball players attending PSG matches/photo ops with Neymar.
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    JPRouve can't stop thinking about balls - NOT deflategate

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    I'm not sure if they are directly linked, it has been a thing for more than two years and it's part of QSI's plan to conquest the US market.

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    I read the article and still don’t understand it. :confused: Wtf is a jumpman? Super Mario? Feck me I’m getting old.
  12. Sep 13, 2018 at 14:33
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    adexkola Arsenal supporter Verified Moaner City Lover

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    Jumpman Jumpman
    Metro Boomin on production wow...
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    Annihilate Now! ...or later, I'm not fussy Scout

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    So I mean, it's just Nike right?
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    Kapardin Full Member

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    I got lost at "Putting the Jumpman on the Chest of Paris-St Germain" whatever the feck it means.
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    PSG are doing these type of things all the time. Remember their limited edition shirt/collection last year or two years ago with black and Balmain as sponsor, looked pretty good.
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    Agree, I don't have a clue what any of this is. I quite like the shirt though.
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    Jordan logo, what else.
  18. Sep 13, 2018 at 14:54
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    JPRouve can't stop thinking about balls - NOT deflategate

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    They are doing coffee too?:eek:
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    You're easily amused.
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    i love it when brands create synergy
  21. Sep 13, 2018 at 15:00
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    JPRouve can't stop thinking about balls - NOT deflategate

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    Indeed, I am.
  22. Sep 13, 2018 at 15:00
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    Man I love that kit. Such a simple design yet it looks so good
  23. Sep 13, 2018 at 15:01
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    Nice looking shirt but a bit stupid, no?

    Imagine seeing CR7 on a baseball jersey? They've nothing to do with the other.
  24. Sep 13, 2018 at 15:17
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    I don't think it's stupid Jordan is a brand. Just like how Under Armour make make real clothing and shoes now.
  25. Sep 13, 2018 at 15:25
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    I don't think Jordan is a bellend, especially when he is the greatest of all time. I'm not liking the combo tho. I think Basketball should not be mixing it up with football.
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  26. Sep 13, 2018 at 15:49
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    As far as I understand it - Michael Jordan was a famous basketball player. He used to do slam dunks in a distinctive way, with his legs sort of spread apart. Nike, the sportswear company took a silhouette of him doing one of these slam dunks and started to put it on sportswear as a symbol and worked with him endorsing their products. Nike Air Jordans are famous basketball boots for example.

    So 'Jumpman' would be that silhouette thing and it's just another symbol that Nike use as far as I know. Up until now I've never seen it on anything but basketball stuff which is where it belongs really (imo).

    I'm getting old too (39) so some of my details might be off but I was around 10-13 when Michael Jordan stuff became popular (in the UK anyway) and was aware of it so I think I've got the main stuff right.
  27. Sep 13, 2018 at 15:53
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    That looks sexy tbf, black kits always look good.
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    Love it :lol:
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    Rado_N Yaaas Broncos!

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    Imagine if United released a clothing line with an adidas logo in the middle of the crest in place of the Red Devil shield, people would go ape.
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  31. Sep 13, 2018 at 16:25
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    The Jordan Brand already has a deal with some US college American Football teams to supply their clothing - I think North Carolina, Oklahoma and Michigan. and this season is the first season where the Jumpman is being seen on American football shoes. In previous seasons, some players who were contracted to Brand Jordan wore cleated versions of Air Jordan shoes - but this year they will also feature the Jumpman on the shoes.

  32. Sep 13, 2018 at 16:26
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    That kit looks dope af. 'Fly Emirates' always looks good on these shirts.

    Our shirts look like shite in comparison, thanks to the Chevrolet logo.
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    Fortitude TV/Monitor Expert Scout

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    Has Jordan anything to do with this brand anymore or has he been paid off?
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    DomesticTadpole Doom-monger obsessed with Herrera & the M.E.N.

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    Surely there aren't people out there who don't know who Michael Jordan is? Space Jam.
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    swooshboy Band of Brothers

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    He still makes around $100m a year from Brand Jordan and is still involved closely with it.
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    Kapardin Full Member

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    Yup, his god-awful acting in that film is as memorable as his playing career.
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    Keeps It tidy Hates Messi

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    Why not?
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    Fortitude TV/Monitor Expert Scout

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    Cheers. Pittance for what he's earned them.
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    Keeps It tidy Hates Messi

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    Jordan Brand also does stuff in Baseball, Boxing and Tennis.
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    Was hoping for a half naked Jordan in PSG gear thing i'm disappointed.