Uhlsport unveil the new Elysia
Following the successful launch for the first half of the Ligue 1 Conforama season, the LFP and uhlsport are delighted to present the newest version of the Elysia ball that will be used from Week 20 of the championship.
The competition's official match ball will feature new colours for the second half of the season. The lime yellow, navy blue and silver join together to form an eye-catching new ball, just like the entertainment on the pitch during the first half of the Ligue 1 Conforama campaign.
The Elysia ball distils uhlsport's quintessential technological savoir-faire and its new and exclusive design were specially developed for Ligue 1 Conforama. It's name, a twin reference to the mythological Elysian fields "reserved for virtuous men and heroes" and the famous Champs Elysées were France celebrates its sporting victories, echoes the upcoming Domino’s Ligue 2 ball: Le Triomphéo.
uhlsport has developed a complete range of Elysia balls to be used in clubs and recreationally that are available in all good sports retail outlets.
A long-time partner of the French Professional League, uhlsport will be the official provider of footballs for the Ligue 1 Conforama and the Domino’s Ligue 2 for the coming five seasons.
uhlsport has been installed in France for more than 25 years. The German brand, based at La Ciotat, boasts revenues of €21m via a network of 1,600 sales outlets and a team of 24 employees. It is a market leader in France with its four brands: uhlsport (football), Kempa (handball), Spalding (basketball) and BLK (rugby).
uhlsport is present at the highest level in each sport, including 90% of Ligue 1 Conforama goalkeepers signed with the brand.