Guglielmo Vicario, “Venom Vicario”, chooses uhlsport as Goalkeeper Glove Partner
Balingen, December 14th – uhlsport GmbH is proud to announce its new partnership with Italian goalkeeper Guglielmo Vicario, currently playing for Tottenham Hotspur. Known for his exceptional reflexes and celebrated as “Venom Vicario,” he will now be defending his goal with uhlsport goalkeeper gloves.
Melanie Steinhilber, Director of Markets and member of the Executive Board at uhlsport GmbH, added:
“Guglielmo Vicario is one of the best goalkeepers in Europe. His decision for us is a clear commitment to our innovative goalkeeper gloves. With Guglielmo, we are increasing uhlsport’s visibility in one of the most important football leagues and thus strengthening the global appeal of our brand.”
Mark Cowan, Founder & CEO of Entourage Sport:
“We are delighted that Gu has decided to partner with such a prestigious brand within football. They shared our vision, and we are excited to be part of this journey with them.”
Vicario’s nickname “Venom,” reflecting the fearsome agility and speed of the famous Marvel character, symbolizes his impressive skill on the field. The partnership with uhlsport demonstrates the company’s commitment to working with elite athletes who excellently represent the brand on and off the pitch.
Andreas Geser, Head of Sponsorship at uhlsport, commented on the new partnership:
“Guglielmo Vicario is not only a top goalkeeper with immense quality, but also a very grounded and great person. He fits in perfectly with the values we represent as a brand in every respect. We are looking forward to working together.”
Guglielmo Vicario himself commented on the switch to uhlsport goalkeeper gloves:
“After my previous contract was over, I was delighted to see the interest from many different brands. I took my time to test different gloves. I wanted the best. uhlsport understood and shared our same vision and made me feel important. I’m excited for this new journey together.”