Hull City AFC today announced a new sponsorship agreement with Neil Hudgell Law, which sees them become the back of shirt sponsor for the 2010/11 season.

The Yorkshire based law company's name will feature on the back of both the first team's home and away shirts.

Neil Hudgell Law are a specialist firm of solicitors established in 1997, who are fully dedicated to providing a modern, expert and unrivalled service in pursuing compensation claims. They pride themselves on their dedicated, forward thinking and focused approach to personal injury claims, medical accidents and other litigation disputes.


Russell Bartlett, Chairman of Hull City AFC commented. "Our relationship with Neil Hudgell has been growing for quite some time and I am delighted to welcome them as shirt sponsors.

"We are constantly working to deliver great value to companies locally and nationally and present commercial value to them whilst benefiting the football club. This is a perfect example of where we should be, and very much part of the future growth of the club."

Neil Hudgell Law Director, Neil Hudgell said. "I am delighted to be extending and enlarging my partnership with Hull City. I think it is vitally important that anyone who follows sport in this city do their bit and get behind the Tigers in their quest to bounce back into the Premier League at the first attempt."

Meanwhile, we are also delighted to announce a new sponsorship agreement with Scientific Laboratory Supplies (SLS), which sees them become the official shorts sponsor for the 2010/11 season.

Scientific Laboratory Supplies' name and logo will feature on the back of both the first team's home and away shorts.

SLS is the UK's no.1 independent supplier of Laboratory products, with local offices based in Hessle, East Yorkshire. They supply the highest quality, best value products and brands not only to companies throughout the UK, but also to a worldwide market.

Russell Bartlett, Chairman of Hull City AFC, commented. "Once again we are delighted to secure an interesting and exciting partnership in time for the new season. A partnership which perfectly fits with our vision commercially.

"We are confident of delivering great value for Scientific Laboratory Supplies as a brand, and a great experience for them on match days. These are the building blocks as we continue to progress the club on and off the pitch."

Martin Sylt, Marketing Manager for SLS said "Scientific Laboratory Supplies Ltd (SLS) are very proud to be associated with Hull City AFC. As Managing Director of SLS, Peter Chapman and his family have a long standing connection with the club and the SLS business is also headquartered close to the club in Hessle, East Yorkshire.

"The SLS business has grown over a twenty year period to a point at which it is ready to promote its brand on a global basis. Recognising the stage upon which Hull City AFC operates, the commercial agreement between us represents a massive opportunity for us to achieve this greater awareness of our brand whilst supporting a club with which we are so closely connected.

"In our industry sector, this kind of arrangement is a first! Hull City AFC is a forward-looking, modern club with ambitious plans for the future. SLS can say exactly the same about their business and we are truly excited to see what opportunities this synergy will bring."