Moravia, San Jose (Costa Rica) – Fútbol Consultants Moravia, a professional soccer club participating in the Liga De Ascenso of Costa Rica, and Capelli Sport, the international, innovative sportswear and team-wear brand, have announced a multi-year partnership that will see Capelli Sport become the club’s official apparel provider.
Per the terms of the agreement, Capelli Sport will be the official uniform and equipment provider for the first team and the club’s academy programs beginning in 2017.
Located in Moravia, a providence of San Jose, Costa Rica, Fútbol Consultants Moravia was officially established in spring 2017 by José Luis Rodriguez and Daniel Solis Lopez. The current second division club is focused on developing top talent throughout Costa Rica to succeed at the highest level of professional play.
Fútbol Consultants Moravia’s first-team trains and plays at the Estadio Luis Ángel “Pipilo” Umaña, which has a seating capacity of more than 3,000.
Capelli Sport was founded in 2011 by President George Altirs, with the mission to provide quality, functionality and design for high-level performance on the field. Altirs’ more than 25 years in the apparel, fashion and accessory business with parent company GMA Accessories led to the creation of Capelli Sport. The brand’s innovative, world-class training gear, equipment, and uniforms have yielded many global recreational, club, semi-professional and professional sports partnerships.
“Fútbol Consultants Moravia is a valued addition to the Capelli Sport network on both the professional and academy levels,” Altirs said. “The opportunities for growth are endless, and we look forward to working hand-in-hand with this organization to outfit the players with our innovative, state-of-the-art training gear and uniforms.”
Altirs and his Capelli Sport team will incorporate Fútbol Consultants Moravia into their international network, in order to expand upon the player development initiatives for athletes throughout Costa Rica.
“The level of talent we will be introducing to our detailed network is impressive,” Capelli Sport’s Sporting Director Jason Arnold said. “There are talented players throughout Costa Rica, and we are excited to provide them with a platform for player development and international success.”
In six years of operation, Capelli Sport has become the official outfitter for a number of internationally recognized sporting organizations and clubs including, but not limited to, MSV Duisburg of Germany’s Bundesliga, the Inter Allies FC of the Ghana Premier League, the Harrisburg City Islanders and the Rochester Rhinos of the Division II United Soccer League, and the Wilmington Hammerheads FC and the Ocean City Nor’Easters of the Premier Development League. Additionally, Capelli Sport is the official uniform and apparel supplier for the United States Soccer Development Academy member club, Cedar Stars Academy, and the nationally recognized high school boys soccer program at St. Benedict’s Preparatory School in Newark, NJ.