Puma Pledges to Get Arsene Wenger a Working Coat

BR-UK StaffFeatured Columnist IVJanuary 27, 2014


On Monday, Arsenal announced a new long-term agreement with Puma to be the team's kit supplier, ending a long-lasting relationship with Nike. 

Most of the interest regarding the deal revolved around the lucrative results of Arsenal's new arrangement:

The financial implications of Arsenal's new kit deal with Puma (graphic via @behnisch): pic.twitter.com/TImDuoqRvb

— Bleacher Report UK (@br_uk) January 27, 2014

But there were other implications of the new deal too, like Arsene Wenger's trademark jacket. Would Puma supply one that consistently operated properly, even though his jacket-related issues tend to be adored by the Internet? That was one question posed to Puma by a Twitter user:


In case you're unfamiliar with "The Great Arsene Wenger Jacket Struggle," we implore you to witness exhibit A and exhibit B.  

Hat tip to 101 Great Goals for the find.