Adidas Nine Months 2007 Results

Nine Months 2007 Results:

Net income attributable to shareholders up 22% in the third quarter. Q3 gross margin increases strongly by 3.6 percentage points to 48.6%. Adidas currency-neutral backlogs increase 16%, highest growth rate in over nine years.

1- Currency-neutral Group sales increase 5% in the first nine months
2- First nine months net income attributable to shareholders grows 13%
3= Reebok currency-neutral backlogs down 2% versus prior year with strong sequential improvement in footwear
4-Full year guidance reconfirmed

new Aston Villa 3rd shirt made by nike for the 07/08 season

This is the new "black" aston villa 3rd shirt for the 07/08 season. The shirt was photographed in the official Aston Villa store and is made by Nike.

The Charcoal and white shirt comes with claret shorts and charcoal socks. Aston Villa first wore black shirts in 1880 . In 1880 black jerseys with a red lion embroidered on the chest were introduced by William McGregor.

Classic Football shirts

This is a random collection of classic football shirt designs that were used on the pitch in the history of football.

The football shirt designs are made by Leojunior, a " football manager" kit designer.

Adidas may lose its contract with the French national football team to rival Nike after its contract with the team expires in 2010, Wirtschafts Woche reported, citing industry sources. Both Adidas and Nike declined to comment on the matter, the magazine said.

Adidas may lose its contract with the French national football team to rival Nike after its contract with the team expires in 2010, Wirtschafts Woche reported, citing industry sources. Both Adidas and Nike declined to comment on the matter, the magazine said.

The Fédération Française de Football (FFF) and adidas last year extended their partnership agreement in 2001 until 2010. Adidas and the French Federation have enjoyed an extremely successful partnership for well over 30 years.

Classic Football Shirts