Founded in 1934 by young soccer enthusiast Harold Humphreys in Manchester, England, Umbro is the first company to design and manufacture soccer sportswear. Within a year of founding the company out of his home, Humphreys was dressing the two biggest teams of his time, Manchester City and Portsmouth. By the 1960s, Umbro remained the industry leader with over 85% of Britain's soccer clubs outfitted in Humprhey's Umbro apparel. Under current ownership of Nike, it remains a top brand within the soccer apparel industry, creating cutting edge, fashionable and high-performance soccer apparel, soccer shoes, and soccer gear.
Umbro makes soccer gear, Umbro soccer footwear, and Umbro soccer apparel for men, women, and children for both on and off the field. Their impressive apparel line includes Umbro jerseys, tee shirts, vintage jerseys, vintage tee shirts, graphic tees, training jerseys, track jackets, fleece jackets, wind jackets, hoodies, wind jackets, hats, and shorts. In addition to offering a comprehensive assortment of apparel, the company also makes footwear. A modest line of soccer shoes, Umbro offers classic “soccer boots”, cleated for outdoor field use. They also make an indoor soccer shoe designed with beveled edges for optimal control. Umbro also offers gear, including soccer balls and sound bags.
England, Umbro is the first company to design and manufacture soccer sportswear
Umbro Checkerboard Shorts
Classically cool shorts from Umbro have that instantly recognizable, yet subtle, checkerboard design you know and love. 9½" inseam moisture-wicking fabric drawstring polyester washable imported