Renewal of partnership between uhlsport and Alphonse Aréola
uhlsport has the honor and the pleasure to announce the renewal of its partnership with Alphonse Areola.
It's been almost ten years since the German brand and the Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper are linked.
Since my professional beginnings uhlsport is by my side, so I am happy to extend the adventure and proud to continue to represent the brand.
Thomas Bouvrande, Managing Director of uhlsport France:
We are delighted to continue the adventure with Alphonse who is part of the best goalkeepers in the world and inspires a lot of young goalkeepers. Our common story has begun several years ago but the best is yet to come. We are proud to accompany this young world champion with already an impressive palmares, to the heights.
With a first contract signed in 2009 at Paris Saint-Germain, Alphonse Areola get experiences during three years at Lens in Ligue 2, Bastia in Ligue 1 and then Villarreal in Spanish Liga winning at the same time a Junior U20 World Champion title as well as the title of Ligue 2 Best Goalkeeper.
Since 2016, he officiates in the goals of Paris Saint-Germain and is part of the France team, winning the last 2018 World Cup in Russia and performing a very noticeable performance in his first selection against Germany the following month .
Off the field, this married father of two make himself available to defend causes that he believes in. Throughout the various social actions carried out by the Paris Saint-Germain Foundation but also in personal capacity with the PlayLife association, of which he is the godfather and the ambassador and with his wife Marrion for the children suffering from orphan diseases.
So uhlsport has decided to put its trust in him by making a replica glove on its behalf that will be available in all good sports shops from summer 2019.