Some of the big names in European football, whether its club or individual players, have a vast fan base in virtually every country around the globe. These fans all over the world support their teams in a variety of ways. Buying and wearing jersey of their favourite team, is a way of supporting to their dream team, even they are not geographically close. It feels like belonging to the supported team, when wearing a team jersey, especially during a match.
Jersey sale has been a great source of revenue for soccer teams along with partners, Adidas and Nike, top leading sports gear manufacturers. These brands are willing to spend $50 million USD, a year per club to ensure their logo is the one on the targeted player’s shirts.