Uganda Cranes defender Henry Kalungi will be wearing Pele Sports Trinity 3E boots after the Richmond Kickers player was signed onto the footwear apparel.
The news – a major boost – comes as Kalungi is preparing to fly to Uganda for the Cranes crucial 2014 World Cup qualifier away to Liberia next weekend.
“Pelé Sports is pleased to announce we have signed Henry Kalungi of the Richmond Kickers of the USL Pro League and the Ugandan National Team,” reads a press release from the apparel.
“Henry is a player who represents the same values of Pelé Sports and the greatest player of all time, Pelé.
“He will be wearing our award winning Trinity 3E boots, as well as our indoor soccer shoes and apparel.
“This is a great opportunity for him to further his career and also help us expand the reach of Pelé Sports. We look forward to many seasons of success.”
Kalungi is looking forward to working with the footwear apparel. “I thank God for this opportunity to be part of this great organisation and looking forward to working with them,” he said.
Pelé Sports is a performance footwear and apparel Brand established in 2010. Their mission is to supply high end footwear technology, such as the award winning Trinity 3E football boots, to the global football market.
They pride in sharing the same passion and ethics as the legendary Pelé and want the global community to be part of what they call The Beautiful Revolution.