RENO, Nev. – Reno 1868 FC unveiled its new home and away kits ahead of the 2019 USL Championship season on Thursday night at Greater Nevada Field, while also revealing a new three-year sponsorship agreement with the Reno Orthopedic Clinic that will run through the 2021 season.
Players donned the cobalt blue home and Sierra white away Adidas kit fresh off the press, with 1868 FC President Eric Edelstein excited to welcome the new partnership agreement.
“This is an exciting time at Reno 1868 FC and we could not be happier to bring Reno Orthopedic Clinic on board as our new jersey sponsor,” Reno 1868 FC president Eric Edelstein said Thursday. “Dr. Zebrack and everyone at Reno Orthopedic Clinic have been providing medical care throughout our clubs existence and we are thrilled to share our jersey with such a respected and deep-rooted community practice.”
“Reno Orthopedic Clinic is thrilled to be the Official Team Physicians for Reno 1868 FC,” added Dr. John Zebrack of the ROC. “The ROC name emblazoned on the team’s new 2019 jerseys is symbolic of the passionate way this area has embraced professional soccer, and we look forward to providing 1868's players with the kind of leading-edge care they need to compete and win.”
The jerseys were unveiled in front of many of the club’s fans, who celebrated the opening event of the club’s third season throughout the night alongside members of the team. The club’s new uniforms will get their first official outing on Saturday, February 9 when 1868 FC plays host to MLS partner the San Jose Earthquakes at Greater Nevada Field at 12:15 p.m. PT.