MAHARLIKA MANILA FC AND EQUIPT STUDIOS ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP
March 11, 2022 – Maharlika Manila Football Club and Equipt Studios are pleased to announce a comprehensive partnership for the duration of the 2022 season. The American-based creative agency will become the club’s exclusive provider of match kits and training wear and advise the front office on marketing and brand growth strategies.
Beyond becoming the official apparel supplier, Equipt Studios will also champion merchandising and retail opportunities on behalf of the club with an emphasis on outreach to international fans. These efforts will seek to elevate the profile of both Maharlika Manila FC and Philippines football as a whole, all while bringing supporters along for the journey.
“From our inception, Maharlika Manila FC has set out to be the people’s club, representing the culture and values of our community,” said Anton Del Rosario, owner of Maharlika Manila FC and former Philippines national team member. “With Equipt Studios, we’ve found a partner who shares that same commitment. With their creativity and professionalism, we are excited for our future working together.”
Austin Chen, founder of Equipt Studios, added: “It’s an incredible honor to be partnering with Maharlika Manila FC, an organization that is committed to the growth of the game for Filipinos and Asians across the globe. We can’t wait to reveal the meaningful and bespoke designs that we’ve created for the club and share them with the footballing world at large.”
Maharlika Manila FC will debut their inaugural Equipt Studios uniforms when they kick off their 2022 Copa Paulino Alcantara campaign on Monday, March 14th against defending champions Kaya FC–Iloilo. Jerseys and other official apparel will be made available for preorder in the weeks to come – to be notified of release information, sign up now at equiptstudios.com/shop.
ABOUT EQUIPT STUDIOS
Equipt Studios is an independent creative agency specializing in brand identity design for sports and esports organizations. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana with satellite offices in Long Beach, California and Saint Paul, Minnesota, Equipt Studios has designed club logos and produced custom jerseys for professional and amateur teams all around the world. For more information, visit https://www.equiptstudios.com/
ABOUT MAHARLIKA MANILA FC
Maharlika Manila FC is entering its third season of play in the Philippines Football League, the highest level of professional competition in the country. Based in the capital city of Manila, the club touts itself as “Koponan ng Masa” (the People’s Club) and plays its home matches in the historic Rizal Memorial Stadium. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/MaharlikaFootballClub
For inquiries, email Jason Lacsamana, Director of Strategic Partnerships at Equipt Studios: email@example.com