NRL Teams Get Marvel Superhero Kits for Weekend of Fixtures

Mark PattersonUK Staff WriterJuly 15, 2014

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Sports stars sometimes get branded heroes—but very rarely do you catch them wearing superhero kits.

That, however, is exactly what will happen in the NRL in a couple of weekends as five teams will wear Marvel comics-inspired jerseys for Round 21 of fixtures.

The deal comes around after kit manufacturer Marvel and ISC teamed up for a promotion:

4 of the new @NRL @ISCSport @Marvel jerseys in a better image. Which is your favourite? #rugbyleague #NRL pic.twitter.com/eIVBAB6cLR

— 18thMan Rugby League (@The18thManUK) July 14, 2014

As per Sportal, the themes are the Cowboys as Thor, the Dragons as Iron Man, Raiders as The Hulk, the Roosters as Captain America and Sea Eagles as Wolverine.

[Sportal]